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Absorbent

see synonyms of absorbent

Noun

1. absorbent, absorbent material

a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance

Adjective

1. absorbent, absorptive

having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)

Example Sentences:
'as absorbent as a sponge'


1. absorbent, absorbent material

a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance


1. absorbent, absorptive

having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)

Example Sentences:
'as absorbent as a sponge'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Absorbent

see synonyms of absorbent
adjective
1. 
able to absorb
noun
2. 
a substance that absorbs

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Absorbent

see synonyms of absorbent
adjective
1. 
capable of absorbing moisture, light rays, etc.
noun
2. 
a thing or substance that absorbs

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Absorbent

see synonyms of absorbent
adj.
Capable of absorbing a liquid or gas: absorbent cotton.
n.
A substance that is capable of absorbing.

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