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Meaning of DISPERSAL

Pronunciation:  di'spursul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the act of dispersing or diffusing something; "the dispersion of the troops"; "the diffusion of knowledge"
 

DISPERSAL is a 9 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: diffusion, dispersion, dissemination
 
 See Also: crop-dusting, spraying, spread, spreading

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*per"sal\, n.
The act or result of dispersing or scattering; dispersion.
--Darwin.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aloofness, anarchy, attenuation, breakup, broadcast, broadcasting, chaos, circumfusion, confusion, crack-up, deactivation, demobilization, detachment, diaspora, diffraction, diffusion, dilution, disbandment, discontinuity, discreteness, disintegration, disjunction, dislocation, dismissal, disorder, disorganization, dispensation, dispersion, disruption, dissemination, dissipation, dissolution, distribution, divergence, entropy, evaporation, exfoliation, expansion, fragmentation, incoherence, inconsistency, nonadhesion, noncohesion, parting, peppering, propagation, publication, radiation, release, revolution, scaling, scattering, scatterment, separateness, separation, shattering, shotgun pattern, sowing, spattering, splay, split-up, spread, spreading, sprinkling, strewing, unadherence, unadhesiveness, untenacity, volatilization
 

 

 

 

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