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disperse

 [dis-pers´]
to scatter the component parts, as of a tumor or the fine particles in a colloid system; also, the particles so dispersed.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·perse

(dis-pĕrs'),
To dissipate, to cause disappearance of, to scatter, to dilute.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

dis·perse

(dis-pĕrs')
To dissipate, to cause disappearance of, to scatter, to dilute.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The Saudi Newspapers "Okaz" reported that a group of passers-by were surprised of a lady who randomly dispersed gifts among visitors, and clarified that she was doing that out of her happiness with the first baby of her eldest son, who she has been waiting for 10 years.
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South Africa: South African police on Sunday blocked and dispersed a march by hundreds of striking miners against a security crackdown in the country s restive platinum belt.
Summary: The Dubai Police dispersed a group of Indians who conducted a walk in Al Mamzar Beach Park in support of the ongoing anti-corruption movement in India on Saturday night.
Bahraini police dispersed a small group of Shiites who marched Friday towards Pearl Square, focal point of protests which the regime demolished during a crackdown on protesters in mid-March, activists said.
The gatherings dispersed without incident and no confrontations with security forces were reported.
Based on different viscoelasticities, blend ratios and processing conditions for immiscible thermoplastic polymer blends, one polymer can exist in another polymer in the form of spheres, ellipsoids, fibrils, and lamellas as a dispersed phase (1).
Police said they had dispersed hundreds of protesters who blocked a northern Egyptian highway on Friday for two hours and attempted to set fire to a private car after it struck and killed a Government employee, security sources said Saturday.
As they dispersed seven riot police officers ran out of the Police Drill Hall and started to beat the peacefully dispersing activists as well as bystanders and vendors.
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