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Synonyms for dispersed

distributed or spread over a considerable extent


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As she spoke the goddess dispersed the mist and the land appeared.
All that day the drums resounded, the priests chanted, and the multitude feasted and roared till sunset, when the throng dispersed, and the Taboo Groves were again abandoned to quiet and repose.
Here and there is born a Saint Theresa, foundress of nothing, whose loving heart-beats and sobs after an unattained goodness tremble off and are dispersed among hindrances, instead of centring in some long-recognizable deed.
It is a strange state of mind; it is like those silences in worship which are not the empty moments of devotion, but the full moments, and which are so because at such times the soul, instead of being polarized, dispersed, localized, in a single impression or thought, feels her own totality and is conscious of herself.
Then came the sound of a whispered council, and like ghosts the phantom riders dispersed in all directions.
They attacked two of our number who had dropped behind, but when we returned to them the fellows soon dispersed.
But the lightnings in space subsided by degrees; its accidental brilliancy died away; the asteroids dispersed in different directions and were extinguished in the distance.
During the morning I attended the motions of the cottagers, and when they were dispersed in various occupations, I slept; the remainder of the day was spent in observing my friends.
Men who before this change seemed to have been hid in caves dispersed themselves and were employed in various arts of cultivation.
It was not until even the dusty cloud was no longer to be seen, that the gazers dispersed.
In the contacting layer, finely dispersed spherical particles were observed and are believed to be formed by breakup of the dispersed phase strongly deformed by an elongational flow at flow front.
The stain's distinctive appearance suggests the action of some physical or chemical process that segregates particles, initially dispersed throughout the entire drop, as the liquid evaporates.
But with valuable business data dispersed across the Continent at any given time, NEC HPCE also needed a mobile laptop data protection solution capable of performing automatic backups, allowing users to perform self-service file recoveries and centralizing all laptop data to one central backup server.
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The barrier properties have been achieved by maintaining the plates in a highly dispersed state whereby they maintain their large aspect ratio and form a tortuous path for any diffusing molecule.