- The definition of dispersive is something that spreads or scatters.
An example of dispersive equipment is a device used for spreading seeds in a garden.
dispersive definition by Webster's New World
dispersing or tending to disperse
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- dispersively adverb
dispersive definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Tending to become dispersed.
- Tending to produce dispersion.
- dis·perˈsive·ly adverb
- dis·perˈsive·ness noun