absorbing moisture (as from the air)
Readily taking up and retaining water, especially from the atmosphere.
of or pertaining to, or indicated by, the hygroscope; not readily manifest to the senses, but capable of detection by the hygroscope; as, glass is often covered with a film of hygroscopic moisture
having the property of readily inbibing moisture from the atmosphere, or of the becoming coated with a thin film of moisture, as glass, etc
Origin: [Cf. F. hygroscopique.]
The numerical value of hygroscopic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of hygroscopic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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