particles, film, pulverulence, powderiness, explosive powder, medicinal powder, cosmetic powder; see also cosmetic, explosive, medicine 2.
be ready, be prepared, alert oneself; see prepare 1.
run away, abandon, desert; see leave 1.
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To break up into tiny particles:
To scatter or release in drops or small particles: