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Definition of the adjective absorbefacient
What does absorbefacient mean as an attribute of a noun?
- inducing or promoting absorption
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A New and Complete Dictionary of the Terms Used in Medicine, Surgery, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Chemistry, and the Kindred Branches, with Their Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by William Alexander Newman Dorland
ABSORBEFACIENT ACCESSORY Absorbefacient (ab-sor-be-fa'shent) [L. absorbe're to absorb + fa' cere to make].
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
absorbefacient [ab-sor′′b -fa'sh nt] 1. causing absorption.2.an ...
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
absorbefacient (abzôr ́bifā ́sh nt) , ...
by UN Panda
Absorbefacient Any agent that promote absorption. Absorbent 1.
A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
absorbefacient /absor'bifa'sh.;nt/ [L, absorbere, to suck up, + facere, to.
by Pei-Show Juo
Absorbefacient Agents or substances that promote absorption. Absorber A material used to absorb radioactive radiation. Absorptiometer Instruments used to measure 1. the amount of gas absorbed by a liquid, 2. the thickness of a liquid layer ...
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
absorbefacient (ab-sor- be-fa' -shent): Causing absorption; an agent or medication that promotes or ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
2: an absorbefacient (def. 3). 3: a biological structure involved in absorption. absorbifacient abuse absorbifacient.
by Mosby, Inc
absorbefacient /absôr′bifā′shənt/ [L, absorbere, to suck up, + facere, to make], 1. any agent that promotes or enhances absorption. 2. causing or enhancing ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)
absorbefacient /absor'bifa'shont/ [L, absorbere, to suck up, + facere, to make], 1. any agent that promotes or enhances absorption. 2. causing or enhancing ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
absorbefacient (ab-sor-bl-fa'shent) [L. absorbere, to suck in , + facere, to make.] 1. Causing absorption. 2. Any substance possessing such quality. absor'bent. 1. Having the power to absorb, suck up, or take into itself any ...
For Use in Schools and Colleges by Francis George Fowler
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1O1R1B3E1F4A1C3I1E1N1T1
The value of this 14-letter word is 23 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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