HyperDic: absorbency

English > 1 sense of the word absorbency:
NOUNattributeabsorbencythe property of being absorbent
absorbency > pronunciation
Soundsahbzao'rbahnsiy
RhymesAc / AC ... Yangtze: 255 rhymes with siy...
English > absorbency: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe property of being absorbent.
Attributesabsorbent, absorptiveHaving power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids / liquids or energy etc.)
nonabsorbent, nonabsorptivenot capable of absorbing or soaking up (liquids / liquids)
Broaderpermeability, permeablenessThe property of something that can be pervaded by a liquid / liquid (as by osmosis or diffusion)
OppositenonabsorbencyThe property of not being absorbent
Spanishabsorbencia
Adjectivesabsorbenthaving power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids / liquids or energy etc.)

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