dispersive

[dih-spur-siv]
adjective
serving or tending to disperse.

Origin:
1620–30; disperse + -ive

dispersively, adverb
dispersiveness, noun
nondispersive, adjective
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dispersive (dɪˈspɜːsɪv)
 
adj
tending or serving to disperse
 
dis'persively
 
adv
 
dis'persiveness
 
n

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Example sentences
Hydrogen is an explosive and dispersive gas therefore it also helps to ignite the unburnt fuel in your engines.
Pine trees in expanding populations have shorter generation times and smaller, more dispersive seeds.
They examined the hull with an electron microscope and energy-dispersive x-ray to determine its composition.
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