aerosolize

aerosolize

[air-uh-saw-lahyz, -so-]
verb (used with object), aerosolized, aerosolizing.
1.
to disperse or discharge as an aerosol.
2.
to contain or pack in aerosol form.
Also, especially British, aerosolise.


Origin:
1940–45; aerosol + -ize

aerosolization, noun
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aerosolize

verb
1. disperse as an aerosol; "The bacteria suspension was aerosolized" 
2. become dispersed as an aerosol; "the bacteria quickly aerosolised" 
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