Adjective "Aerosol" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Aerosol


    Definition:

    1. Physical Chemistry. a system of colloidal particles dispersed in a gas; smoke or fog.

    2. a liquid substance, as a disinfectant or deodorant, sealed in a metal container under pressure with an inert gas or other activating agent and released as a spray or foam through a push-button valve or nozzle: an aerosol for cleaning ovens.

    3. aerosol bomb. adjective

    4. of or containing a liquid or gas under pressure for dispensing as a spray or foam: a deodorant available in aerosol cans

    Examples:

    "technologies can be aerosol."

    "sprays can be aerosol."

    "products can be aerosol."