from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having an affinity for water; readily absorbing or dissolving in water.
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- adj. having an affinity for water; able to absorb, or be wetted by water
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as hydrophil.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a strong affinity for water; tending to dissolve in, mix with, or be wetted by water
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