What is Disperse?
Disperse definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), disA.persed, disA.persA.ing.
to drive or send off in various directions; scatter: to disperse a crowd.
to spread widely; disseminate: to disperse knowledge.
to dispel; cause to vanish: The wind dispersed the fog.
Physical Chemistry. to cause (particles) to separate uniformly throughout a solid, liquid, or gas.
Optics. to subject (light) to dispersion.
verb (used without object), disA.persed, disA.persA.ing.
to separate and move apart in different directions without order or regularity; become scattered: The crowd dispersed.
to be dispelled; be scattered out of sight; vanish: The smoke dispersed into the sky.
Physical Chemistry. noting the dispersed particles in a dispersion.
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