diffusing diffusing  /dɪ ˈfju zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) spreading by diffusion

Usage(s):

  1. They will vote as they always have--privately, differently, diffusing each other's impact, creating in their opposition an alkaline neutrality in which serenity can endure.
  2. But we can go a long way to diffusing the negative impact of money by removing the need to amass great sums by candidates.
  3. His visit had been planned before the latest fighting, but before leaving India for Turkey, Gates indicated that diffusing the crisis in Kurdistan was now at the top of his agenda.

News

  1. Sandia Robot Rodeo showcases the latest in bomb defusing robots

    The seventh annual Western National Robot Rodeo is set to get under way today in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The five-day event is hosted by Sandia National Laboratories, and will feature civilian and military bomb squad teams from across the land. The goal of the 10-event technical challenge is to find the best robot designs for diffusing dangerous situations.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ExtremeTech

  2. Fill the Void, a Betrothal Drama, Illuminates Hasidic Life

    Rama Burshtein's Fill the Void opens on green leaves, smiling faces, lush billows of fabric that when pieced together, the sensuous images accumulating into a fuller picture, become a wedding dress, tulle and silk diffusing the glow. Engagements, weddings, births, and deaths: This film is ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Broward-Palm Beach New Times

Quotes

  • "The carbon capture and stockage projects need to be tested in OECD member countries first before diffusing to non-members of OECD," IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka told the press.
    on Oct 14, 2009 By: Nobuo Tanaka Source: Xinhua

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