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adsorption definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the accumulation of molecules of a gas to form a thin film on the surface of a solid [syn: adsorption, surface assimilation]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: ad- + absorption Date: 1882 the adhesion in an extremely thin layer of molecules (as of gases, solutes, or liquids) to the surfaces of solid bodies or liquids with which they are in contact compare absorption adsorptive adjective

Moby Thesaurus

absorbency, absorbent, absorption, adsorbent, assimilation, blotter, blotting, blotting paper, chemisorption, chemosorption, digestion, endosmosis, engrossment, exosmosis, infiltration, osmosis, percolation, seepage, sorption, sponge, sponging



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