aerosol

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From aero- +‎sol (solution).

Noun[edit]

aerosol (plural aerosols)

  1. A gaseous or airborne cloud of particulate matter, either as a solid, liquid, or gas, which forces another substance out of a spray can.
    An aerosol was used to force the flea powder out of the can.
  2. (physics) A colloidal system in which the dispersed phase is composed of either solid or liquid particles and in which the dispersal medium is some gas, usually air.

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References[edit]

  • aerosol” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aero- +‎ sol

Noun[edit]

aerosol m (invariable)

  1. aerosol (all senses)

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aerosol

  1. aerosol

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /âerosoːl/
  • Hyphenation: a‧e‧ro‧sol

Noun[edit]

ȁerosōl m (Cyrillic spelling а̏еросо̄л)

  1. aerosol

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

aerosol m (plural aerosoles)

  1. aerosol (gaseous or airborne cloud of particulate matter)