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Synonyms for aerosol

a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas

a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)

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Uematsu, "Plasma-resistant dense yttrium oxide film prepared by aerosol deposition process," Journal of the American Ceramic Society, vol.
These sulphate aerosol deposition events were so intense that the sulphate on the ground or small ponds reached saturation and gypsum mineral formed," Bao said.
During treatment, patients inhale a high-density aerosol from a nebulizer with high-frequency intrapulmonary percussion, which enhances aerosol deposition.
This first iteration of the symposium focused on the synthesis and processing of inorganic materials using non-tradition technologies such as self-propagating high-temperature synthesis, spark plasma sintering, mechanical alloying, wet chemistry, aerosol deposition, lasers, electron beams, and high-field magnetrons.
The researchers analyzed data about various sources of copper in aerosols (airborne particles), global distributions of aerosols, and aerosol deposition rates.
The new probe was created based on a nanotechnology process referred to as aerosol deposition (AD), which was developed by the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan.