All Adverb
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  • Translucence is the physical property of allowing light to pass through a material diffusely.
  • Yet he wrote readily, rather diffusely, in an easy and correct style. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 4 (of 4), ed. by T.J. Randolph
  • When cells are small, Pom1 is spread diffusely throughout the cell body.
  • Spenser, in one of his smaller compositions, has sported more diffusely on the same subject. Cited from The Complete Poems of Sir Thomas Moore,by T. Moore
  • By their very nature, these tumours invade diffusely throughout the brain stem, growing between normal nerve cells.
  • He seemed a trifle sulky, but he did not talk about himself diffusely, and lose his head when he was smoothed the right way. Cited from T. Tembarom, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • It were unnecessary here to enter diffusely into matters connected with the internal government of the Tahitian churches and schools. Cited from Omoo, by Herman Melville
  • Earth's surface (ground or water) then diffusely reflects the incoming wave back towards the ionosphere.
  • A grim tale finely (perhaps just a little too diffusely) told and admirably presented. Cited from Punch, Vol. 158, March 3rd, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • Other active area of study is the Diffusely abnormal white matter (DAWM).
  • In particular the southern magnetic pole was found to be much more dynamic than the north pole and without any fixed clear location; instead, it is diffusely located.
  • Although consistently taking place at night, the emergence of the population is diffusely spread over the season in comparison to the more high-density Australian species.
  • But she was too sincere and sad to write diffusely and vaguely. Cited from A Face Illumined, by E. P. Roe
  • But though he read widely and speculated diffusely on the problems of the universe, he failed to pierce below the surface of the questions which he handled. Cited from Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2, by John Addington Symonds
  • The ground colour of the forewings is grey-brown with veins diffusely lined with light yellow scales.
  • Adults are a pale sandy-brown colour, diffusely blotched off-white, with a dark eye-patch and shaggy head.
  • The decorator deals with secondary light -- that is, light reflected by more or less diffusely reflecting objects. Cited from Artificial Light, by M. Luckiesh
  • A preacher had held forth diffusely and ingeniously upon the doctrine that the Creator of the universe had made all things beautiful. Cited from Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction,
  • It always involves the dermis diffusely, and sometimes also involves the deeper fat layer.
  • The special interests experiencing the benefits are willing to lobby for the policies, while the costs are spread out very diffusely among a much larger group of people.
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Meaning of diffusely

  • adverb In a diffuse manner
    the arteries were diffusely narrowed