Definitions for hydrophilicˌhaɪ drəˈfɪl ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hy•dro•phil•icˌhaɪ drəˈfɪl ɪk(adj.)

  1. having a strong affinity for water; readily absorbing water.

    Category: Chemistry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hydrophilic(adj)

    having a strong affinity for water; tending to dissolve in, mix with, or be wetted by water


  1. hydrophilic(Adjective)

    having an affinity for water; able to absorb, or be wetted by water


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