- to reduce (a liquid) to a fine spray
- to spray (a diseased or injured surface) with a medicated liquid
Origin of nebulize; from Classical Latin nebula, mist (see nebula) + -ize
transitive verbneb·u·lized, neb·u·liz·ing, neb·u·liz·es
- To convert (a liquid) to a fine spray; atomize.
- To treat with a medicated spray.