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Okuyama, Kikuo and Kousaka, Yasuo and Seinfeld, John H. (1992) Aerosols. In: Encyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering. Third Edition. , Gordon and Breach, pp. 14-27.

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An aerosol is a system of tiny particles suspended in a gas. Aerosols or particulate matter refer to any substance, except pure water, that exists as a liquid or solid in the atmosphere under normal conditions and is of microscopic or submicroscopic size but larger than molecular dimensions.

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