[noun] [C] - a usually metal container in which liquids are kept under pressure and forced out in a sprayan aerosol deodorant/paint/cologne/creamThe extremists sprayed aerosol insect repellent into the faces of policeCFC propellants, which are used to squirt many products through the nozzle of an aerosol, can damage the ozone layer.
Meaning of AEROSOL in English
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012