atomise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v atomise break up into small particles "the fine powder had been atomized by air"
    • v atomise strike at with firepower or bombs "zap the enemy"
    • v atomise spray very finely "atomize perfume"
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Usage

In literature:

The atomiser was one of the instruments of torture he made use of.
"The Patient Observer" by Simeon Strunsky
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