HyperDic: absorber

English > 1 sense of the word absorber:
NOUNsubstanceabsorber(physics) material in a nuclear reactor that absorbs radiation
absorber > pronunciation
Rhymesamber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
English > absorber: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaning(physics) material in a nuclear reactor that absorbs radiation.
Categoryphysics, natural philosophyThe science of matter and energy and their interactions
Broaderabsorbent material, absorbentA material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance
Spanishabsorbedor, absorbente, absorbente nuclear
Verbsabsorbtake in, also metaphorically
absorbbecome imbued

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