Adjective "Adsorbent" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Adsorbent


    Definition:

    1. to gather (a gas, liquid, or dissolved substance) on a surface in a condensed layer: Charcoal will adsorb gases.

    Origin:
    adsorb

    Examples:

    "therapies can be adsorbent."

    "surfaces can be adsorbent."

    "stages can be adsorbent."