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diffuse

 
1. (dĭ-fūs´) not definitely limited or localized.
2. (dĭ-fūz´) to pass through or to spread widely through a tissue or substance.

dif·fuse

1. To disseminate; to spread about.
2. Disseminated; spread about; not restricted.
[L. dif-fundo, pp. -fusus, to pour in different directions]

dif·fuse

(di-fyūz, di-fyūs)
1. To disseminate; to spread about.
2. Disseminated; spread about; not restricted.
[L. dif-fundo, pp. -fusus, to pour in different directions]
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Diffusing these antibacterial, antiviral, healing oils is a great way to clean the air in your environment and protect yourself from the spread of disease.
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A 14m wall of frosted glass runs north-west down the centre of the apartment, separating day from night zones and diffusing east and west light.