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verb diffuse pronunciation in American English /dɪˈfjuz/ 
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present participlediffusing
past tensediffused
past participlediffused

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    [intransitive/transitive] if a gas or liquid diffuses through a substance, or if it is diffused, it spreads through it

    Light gases diffuse through porous surfaces more rapidly than heavy gases.

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 diffuse pronunciation in American English /dɪˈfjuʒ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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