As nouns the difference between aerosol and dichlorodifluoromethane
is that aerosol
is aerosol (dispersion) while dichlorodifluoromethane
is (organic compound) a chlorofluorocarbon halomethane formerly used as a refrigerant and aerosol spray propellant, now banned in many countries because of its effects on the ozone layer.
A liquid or solid composed of finely divided particles suspended in a gaseous medium.
:Examples of common aerosols are mist, fog, and smoke. (JCS Pub. 1-02).
A gaseous or airborne cloud of particulate matter, either as a solid, liquid, or gas, which forces another substance out of a spray can.
(physics) A colloidal system in which the dispersed phase is composed of either solid or liquid particles and in which the dispersal medium is some gas, usually air.
- An aerosol was used to force the flea powder out of the can.
(organic compound) A chlorofluorocarbon halomethane formerly used as a refrigerant and aerosol spray propellant, now banned in many countries because of its effects on the ozone layer.