polydisperse

adjective
poly·dis·perse | \ ˌpä-lē-di-ˈspərs \

Definition of polydisperse 

: of, relating to, or characterized by or as particles of varied sizes in the dispersed phase of a disperse system

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polydispersity \ˌpä-lē-di-ˈspər-sə-tē \ noun

First Known Use of polydisperse

1915, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for polydisperse

poly- + Latin dispersus dispersed, from past participle of dispergere to disperse

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polydisperse

adjective
poly·dis·perse | \ -dis-ˈpərs \

Medical Definition of polydisperse 

: of, relating to, characterized by, or characterized as particles of varied sizes in the dispersed phase of a disperse system — compare monodisperse

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polydispersity \-ˈpər-sət-ē \ noun plural -ties

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