Adjective "absorptive" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/əbˈzɔːptɪv//əbˈsɔːptɪv/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The type of exudate management device used will depend on the etiology of the wound and may include compression therapy, mechanical devices/products, or absorptive dressing management.'
  2. 'The authors speculated that a direct systemic absorptive effect on fluticasone on CRP would be a less likely explanation owing to its low systemic bioavailability in patients with impaired airway caliber.'

Definitions

1. able or tending to absorb; absorbent.

More examples(as adjective)

"capacities can be absorptive."

"cells can be absorptive."

"surfaces can be absorptive."

"pathways can be absorptive."

"organs can be absorptive."

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