Dif·fuse v. t. [imp. & p. p. Diffused p. pr. & vb. n. Diffusing.] To pour out and cause to spread, as a fluid; to cause to flow on all sides; to send out, or extend, in all directions; to spread; to circulate; to disseminate; to scatter; as to diffuse information.
His good to worlds and ages infinite. --Milton.
We find this knowledge diffused among all civilized nations. --Whewell.
Syn: -- To expand; spread; circulate; extend; scatter; disperse; publish; proclaim.
adj : spreading by diffusion [syn: diffusing(a), diffusive, dispersive,
disseminative, disseminating, scattering, spreading]