Definitions for absorptive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. absorbent, absorptive(adj)

    having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)

    "as absorbent as a sponge"

Wiktionary

  1. absorptive(Adjective)

    Having power, capacity, or tendency to absorb or imbibe.

  2. absorptive(Adjective)

    Having the capability of withstanding abuse or stress.

  3. Origin: Derivative of absorb

Webster Dictionary

  1. Absorptive(adj)

    having power, capacity, or tendency to absorb or imbibe


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