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See definition of particulate on Dictionary.com
  • as incoarse
  • as ingrainy
  • as ingranular

synonyms for particulate

  • crude
  • grainy
  • harsh
  • chapped
  • coarse-grained
  • granular
  • homespun
  • impure
  • inferior
  • loose
  • lumpy
  • mediocre
  • poor quality
  • rough-hewn
  • rugged
  • unfinished
  • unpolished
  • unprocessed
  • unpurified

antonyms for particulate

MOST RELEVANT
  • gentle
  • nice
  • delicate
  • polite
  • refined
  • smooth
  • soft
  • sophisticated
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      The decision re-establishes a limit defined in 2012 for fine particulate matter, better known as soot.
      CRACKING DOWN ON SOOT POLLUTION COULD SAVE THOUSANDS OF LIVES—BUT THE EPA WON’T DO ITULA CHROBAKDECEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
      The panel included epidemiologists, physicians, biostatisticians and other experts who specialize in particulate pollution.
      THE EPA REFUSES TO REDUCE POLLUTANTS LINKED TO CORONAVIRUS DEATHSBY LISA SONG AND LYLLA YOUNESOCTOBER 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
      Certainly geo-engineering is a controversial field, and solar radiation management, casting dust, or particulates, into the atmosphere, are heavily discussed.
      KIM STANLEY ROBINSON HOLDS OUT HOPE - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENLIZ GREENEOCTOBER 7, 2020NAUTILUS
      One recent study shows that high concentrations of particulate matter from wildfire smoke can significantly increase the odds of seeking emergency care.
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      It isn’t clear yet if what fuels wildfire smoke — be it vegetation, a mix of trees and structures, or other human-made sources — affects the toxicity of particulate matter.
      WHAT WE KNOW AND DON’T KNOW ABOUT WILDFIRE SMOKE’S HEALTH RISKSMARIA TEMMINGSEPTEMBER 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
      Parts of Southern California, for example, still can’t meet EPA standards for fine particulate matter.
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      Neither the particulate nor the chemical theories help us here.
      SCIENCE AND MORALS AND OTHER ESSAYSBERTRAM COGHILL ALAN WINDLE
      Cricetine rodents chew plant and animal foods thoroughly; contents of their stomachs appear as finely-particulate fragments.
      COMPARATIVE ECOLOGY OF PINYON MICE AND DEER MICE IN MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK, COLORADOCHARLES L. DOUGLAS
      These results of experiments are commonly understood to prove the particulate character of the agents so studied.
      A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
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      WORDS RELATED TO PARTICULATE

      • chapped
      • coarse-grained
      • crude
      • grainy
      • granular
      • harsh
      • homespun
      • impure
      • inferior
      • loose
      • lumpy
      • mediocre
      • particulate
      • poor quality
      • rough-hewn
      • rugged
      • unfinished
      • unpolished
      • unprocessed
      • unpurified
      Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.