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PREFERRED TERM
atmospheric aerosol  
DEFINITION
  • Particulate matter suspended in the air. The particulate matter may be in the form of dusts, fumes, or mist. Aerosols in the atmosphere are the form in which pollutants such as smoke are dispersed.
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URI
http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/12008
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