aerosol

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From aero- +‎ sol (solution).

Noun[edit]

aerosol (plural aerosols)

  1. A mixture of fine solid particles or liquid droplets suspended in a gaseous medium.
    Examples of common aerosols are mist, fog, and smoke. (JCS Pub. 1-02).
  2. A dispersion of fine particles of a solid or liquid in a pressurized or liquefied gas propellant for release as an aerosol spray.
    An aerosol was used to force the flea powder out of the can.
  3. (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, 2001–2017.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

aerosol m

  1. aerosol

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • aerosol in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • aerosol in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aero- +‎ sol

Noun[edit]

aerosol m (invariable)

  1. aerosol (all senses)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From aero- +‎ sol (solution)

Noun[edit]

aerosol m (definite singular aerosolen, indefinite plural aerosoler, definite plural aerosolene)

  1. an aerosol

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From aero- +‎ sol (solution)

Noun[edit]

aerosol m (definite singular aerosolen, indefinite plural aerosolar, definite plural aerosolane)

  1. an 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)