Atomize - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈætəmaɪz|  American pronunciation of the word atomize
Brit.  |ˈatəmʌɪz|  British pronunciation of the word atomize

verb

- spray very finely(syn: atomise)

atomize perfume

- strike at with firepower or bombs (syn: atomise, nuke, zap)
- break up into small particles(syn: atomise)

the fine powder had been atomized by air

Examples

...this medication for athlete's foot is atomized so that it can be sprayed on from an aerosol can...

a society that has become atomized

the fine powder had been atomized by air

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: atomize
he/she/it: atomizes
present participle: atomizing
past tense: atomized
past participle: atomized
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