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adsorb

ad·sorb

adsorb

 
pronunciation:
d sorb [or] d zorb
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: adsorbed, adsorbing, adsorbs
definition: to gather (a gas or liquid) to a surface. (Cf. absorb.)
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derivations: adsorbable (adj.), adsorbent (adj.), adsorbent (n.)
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