from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Capable of adsorption.
- noun An adsorptive material, such as activated charcoal.
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- adjective Tending to
- noun The
solidor liquidin the process of adsorptionon which the adsorbate accumulates.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective having capacity or tendency to adsorb or cause to accumulate on a surface
- noun a material having capacity or tendency to adsorb another substance
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