Definition of aerosol:
Synonyms for aerosol:
Those ever- so- convenient city inventions the jet plane and the aerosol spray, and the nitrogen fertilizer that the city invented to dominate the farming villages, are the instruments by which the city is destroying the ozone layer.- "Down-with-the-Cities", Nakashima, Tadashi.
He seemed impressively dead when the jailer opened his cell door, dragged him out, removed the so- far- unscorched other furniture, and set up the fire hose to make an aerosol fog which would put out the fire.- "The Pirates of Ersatz", Murray Leinster.
So a man would seek less alien companionship with another man after a girlfriend had jumped from the eleventh story of a university building and a wife who had subsequently broken his arm with an iron frying pan now kept him locked out of their home- this attributing of men as less illogical and more steady presences, rightly or wrongly, and identifying solely with them was reasonable enough; but to succumb spellbound to the brevity of frenzy, knowing well such intimacies to be spectacles as brief and garish as the puffs of aerosol he and a college roommate used to spray and light so that they might experience an inferno of the air, to know and yet to do it nonetheless, was inane.- "An Apostate: Nawin of Thais", Steven Sills.