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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The power of retaining liquid; The property of retaining possessions that have been acquired; The power of retaining and recalling past experience.

Usage examples (3)
  • Moisture retentivity of soil
  • In addition, lime has additional qualities, such as good workability, ability to accept movement without cracking, water retentivity and resistance to water penetration,...
  • "heat retentivity." for more
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