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Antonyms for diffusion
dɪˈfyu ʒəndif·fu·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diffusionnoun

    (physics) the process in which there is movement of a substance from an area of high concentration of that substance to an area of lower concentration

    Synonyms:
    dissemination, dispersal, dispersion

  2. diffusionnoun

    the spread of social institutions (and myths and skills) from one society to another

    Synonyms:
    dissemination, dispersal, dispersion

  3. dissemination, diffusionnoun

    the property of being diffused or dispersed

    Synonyms:
    airing, dissemination, public exposure, dispersal, dispersion, spreading

  4. dispersion, dispersal, dissemination, diffusionnoun

    the act of dispersing or diffusing something

    "the dispersion of the troops"; "the diffusion of knowledge"

    Synonyms:
    scattering, dispersion, dissemination, distribution, spreading, public exposure, airing, dispersal

How to use diffusion in a sentence?

  1. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.

  2. Sarah Fischer:

    People may not notice an assault taking place, or may not perceive it as an emergency, or may experience a diffusion of responsibility, since there are so many other people present.

  3. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve:

    Everyone agrees now that legislation that prevents the diffusion of child pornography is protecting citizens from crime. It is the same for terrorism, calling for anti-Semitism, calling for crimes, calling for murder, calling for the killing of Jews or journalists — that's not about freedom of expression. That is a criminal act.

  4. Benjamin Haydon:

    This is an age of intellectual sauces, of essence, of distillation. We have conclusions without deductions, abridgments of history and abridgments of science without leading facts. We have animals for literature, Cabinet Encyclopaedias, Family Libraries, Diffusion Societies, and heaven knows what else! What is all this for? Not to add knowledge to the learned, but to tell points to the ignorant, without giving them the trouble to acquire the links. Oh! it is sad work. And the result will be injurious to all classes.

  5. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Societal mores, religious beliefs and more importantly, traditions and habits impede the diffusion of innovations; alterations of behavioral patterns and practices require change, many adamantly oppose.

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