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  Definition of scattering
  1. the act of scattering
  2. spreading widely or driving off
  3. a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
  4. the physical process in which particles are deflected haphazardly as a result of collisions
  5. a small number dispersed haphazardly; "the first scatterings of green"
  6. spreading by diffusion
Similar Words: scatter, strewing, dispersion, sprinkle, sprinkling, diffusing(a), diffusive, dispersive, disseminative, disseminating, spreading

 

Hyponyms: Diaspora, dissipation

 

Part Meronyms: extinction

 

Derivational Morphology: strew, straw, spread, scatter, spread out, disperse, dissipate, dispel, break up, sprinkle, dot, dust, spit, spatter, patter, pitter-patter

 

 
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