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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ABSORP'TIVE, a. Having power to imbibe.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.); "as absorbent as a sponge" [syn: absorbent, absorptive] [ant: nonabsorbent, nonabsorptive]

Merriam Webster's

adjective see absorption

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Absorptive Ab*sorp"tive, a. Having power, capacity, or tendency to absorb or imbibe. --E. Darwin.



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