suspended

suspended
adjective
(of undissolved particles in a fluid) supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy and without apparent attachment (Freq. 7)
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suspended matter such as silt or mud...

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dust particles suspended in the air

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droplets in suspension in a gas

Similar to: ↑supported

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