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splatter

, spatter (splat′ĕr) (spat′ĕr)
The airborne distribution of particles, e.g., during dental or surgical procedures.

CAUTION!

To avoid exposure to potentially infectious agents or other hazardous particles during procedures in which splatter is anticipated, exposed personnel should wear protective equipment such as goggles, mask or faceshield, gowns, and gloves.

splat·ter

(splatĕr)
Colloq. for airborne particles larger than 10 mcm in diameter. Unlike aerosols, splatter is often visible after it lands on objects (e.g., spectacles, protective eyewear, dental uniforms, skin, hair, or other surfaces).
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The easiest paints to use on ceilings, especially if you're not decorating the rest of the room, are semi-solid ones, which splatter and drip less because they're not runny.
Wearing goggles (and a shower cap) is a good idea whenever you're painting a ceiling because the paint will splatter all over your face and hair.
Wearing goggles (and a shower cap) is a good idea whenever you''re painting a ceiling because the paint will splatter all over your face and hair.
And the students even got the chance to splatter custard pies across the face of their teacher, Maggie Friswell - but they each had to pay pounds 1 for the privilege!
Rob Wilkes was one of the students who happily forked out pounds 1 to splatter a pie in Mrs Friswell's face.
However, some panels are splattered with sealant which I can't find a product to remove.
Caption: New commercials from American Standard push the envelope, presenting non-bathroom scenarios of skid marks and splatter to highlight a new toilet that touts a more effective flush.
I focused the lesson on the principles of design to give students a goal for their paintings and as a means to control the chaos of splatter painting.
Students used colors that would contrast with the ones they planned to use for the splattered foreground.