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  • n. adsorption in which the forces involved are intermolecular rather than chemical

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Examples

  • Kimmel and his co-authors, working at the PNNL-based W.R. Wiley Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, tested the theory with a technique called rare gas physisorption that enlists krypton to probe metal surfaces and water layers on those surfaces.

    Wetness-Defying Water | Impact Lab

  • The PICO-TRAP System combines the principles of chemisorption and physisorption to achieve higher levels of process gas purity than by conventional purification technologies, according to the company.

    Fabtech - News

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