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Related to aerosolise: aerosolized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.aerosolise - become dispersed as an aerosolaerosolise - become dispersed as an aerosol; "the bacteria quickly aerosolised"
dissipate, scatter, disperse, spread out - move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";
2.aerosolise - disperse as an aerosolaerosolise - disperse as an aerosol; "The bacteria suspension was aerosolized"
disperse, sprinkle, dot, scatter, dust - distribute loosely; "He scattered gun powder under the wagon"
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But whereas a towel will usually "absorb" much of the bacteria left behind on the skin, jet dryers "aerosolise" them.
He said Menzies was also doing research to examine the ability of the Melioidosis bacterium to Aerosolise during severe weather events, and be inhaled.

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