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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of being able to soak up (liquid or energy)

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  • As your towels age however, their absorbency decreases.
  • She says the sponges, though small, have enormous absorbency.
  • Liquid softener may also reduce the absorbency of cloth diapers.
  • Grapefruit increases the absorbency of substance into the liver. for more
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