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absorptive


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Absorptive  \Ab*sorp"tive\,  a. 
  Having  power,  capacity,  or  tendency  to  absorb  or  imbibe.  --E. 
  Darwin. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  absorptive 
  adj  :  having  power  or  capacity  or  tendency  to  absorb  or  soak  up 
  (liquids);  "as  absorbent  as  a  sponge"  [syn:  {absorbent}] 
  [ant:  {nonabsorbent}] 




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