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diffuse

Botany
1. (esp of some creeping stems) spreading loosely over a large area
2. (of plant growth) occurring throughout a tissue
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The "magic" behind MagiX is Avon's patent-pending Optix Light Diffusing Technology, an exclusive complex that works to counteract shine and visibly smooth the look of fine lines and pores by diffusing light.
Incorporated within the timber louvres are troughs for planting that will gradually become established on the north (sunny) side, screening and diffusing the sun's glare.
Diffusing essential oils can increase oxygen levels to the brain, thereby improving mental clarity, relieving headaches, and even helping to balance hormone levels.
Soon after we can arrive in Germany where this Italian export is seen diffusing into the cultural bloodstream in three articles on nation-building humanism: Ulrich Muhlack, "The Project of the Germania illustrata, a Paradigm for the Diffusion of Humanism?
The researchers have thought that these so-called morphogens create chemical maps by simply diffusing through an embryo.