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nebulizer

 [neb´u-līz″er]
a device for dispensing liquid in a fine spray; types used include jet and ultrasonic nebulizers. Called also atomizer.
small volume nebulizer a pneumatically powered device used to aerosolize medications for delivery to patients.
ultrasonic nebulizer an electronic device that generates ultrasound waves that break up water into an aerosol mist.
Venturi nebulizer a type of nebulizer used in aerosol therapy. The pressure drop of gas flowing through the venturi mask draws liquid from a capillary tube; as the liquid enters the gas stream it breaks up into a spray of small droplets.

at·om·iz·er

(at'ŏm-ī-zer),
A device used to reduce liquid medication to fine particles in the form of a spray or aerosol; useful in delivering medication to the lungs, nose, and throat.
See also: nebulizer, vaporizer.
[G. atomos, indivisible particle]

atomizer

/at·om·iz·er/ (at´om-i″zer) nebulizer.

atomizer

[at′əmī′zər]
a device used to reduce a liquid and eject it as a fine spray or vapor.

at·om·iz·er

(at'ŏm-ī-zĕr)
A device used to reduce liquid medication to fine particles in the form of a spray or aerosol; useful in delivering medication to the nose and throat.
See also: nebulizer, vaporizer
[G. atomos, indivisible particle]

at·om·iz·er

(at'ŏm-ī-zĕr)
Device used to reduce liquid medication to fine aerosol particles; used to deliver medication to lungs, nose, and throat.
See also: nebulizer, vaporizer
[G. atomos, indivisible particle]

atomizer (at´əmīzur),

n a device for changing a jet of liquid into a spray.

atomizer

an instrument for dispensing liquid in a fine spray.
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It is possible industries in decline could develop niche products that may need aluminium powder, thereby boosting business for companies like Bahrain Atomisers, said McLaughlin.
Bahrain Atomisers, owned by Ecka Granules, is the only facility of its kind in the Middle East.
Adverse market conditions stemming from the Euro zone debt crisis and sluggish economic growth in many countries as well as issues relating to the purity level meant the company could not export higher volumes, Bahrain Atomisers general manager Tim McLaughlin told Gulf Industry.
A facility of Bahrain Atomisers in Askar, near Alba's plant
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In yet another example that the global financial meltdown was affecting the kingdom's industry was the cancellation of a number of orders at Bahrain Atomisers which makes aluminium pellets and powders.
Bahrain Atomisers International general manager Tim McLaughlin says the new plants would need about 30,000 tonnes of aluminium powder if all projects made the transition from proposal to reality.