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aerosolnoun [C]

us   /ˈeər·əˌsɔl, -ˌsɑl/
a container in which liquids are kept under pressure and forced out in a spray (= mass of small drops): The gasses used in aerosols were damaging the atmosphere.
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Translations of “aerosol”
in Korean 연무제…
in Arabic المِرْذاذ…
in Malaysian aerosol…
in French aérosol…
in Russian аэрозоль…
in Chinese (Traditional) 噴霧器…
in Italian aerosol, spray…
in Turkish sıkıldığında sıvıyı zerrecikler şeklinde fışkırtan metal kutu, sprey…
in Polish aerozol…
in Spanish aerosol…
in Vietnamese bình phun…
in Portuguese aerossol…
in Thai ละอองของเหลว…
in German das Aerosol…
in Catalan aerosol…
in Japanese 噴霧器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喷雾器…
in Indonesian erosol…
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