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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.
 Thence diffuse
 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : spreading by diffusion [syn: diffusing(a), diffusive, dispersive,
             disseminative, disseminating, scattering, spreading]