adsorption

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • noun the bonding of a solid with a gas or vapour which touches its surface.

Construction

  • The process of extracting specific substances from the atmosphere or from gases, liquids, or solids by causing them to adhere to the surface of an adsorbent without changing the physical properties of the adsorbent.

Medical

  • noun the attachment of one substance to another, often the bonding of a liquid with a gas or vapour which touches its surface
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