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de·sorb

 (dē-zôrb′, -sôrb′)
tr.v. de·sorbed, de·sorb·ing, de·sorbs
1. To release (something) through pores or interstices.
2. To remove (an absorbed or adsorbed substance) from.


de·sorp′tion (-zôrp′shən, -sôrp′-) n.

desorb

(dɪˈsɔːb; -ˈzɔːb)
vb
(Chemistry) chem to change from an adsorbed state on a surface to a gaseous or liquid state

de•sorb

(diˈsɔrb, -ˈzɔrb)

v.t.
to take an absorbed or adsorbed substance from.
[1920–25]
de•sorp′tion, n.

desorb


Past participle: desorbed
Gerund: desorbing

Imperative
desorb
desorb
Present
I desorb
you desorb
he/she/it desorbs
we desorb
you desorb
they desorb
Preterite
I desorbed
you desorbed
he/she/it desorbed
we desorbed
you desorbed
they desorbed
Present Continuous
I am desorbing
you are desorbing
he/she/it is desorbing
we are desorbing
you are desorbing
they are desorbing
Present Perfect
I have desorbed
you have desorbed
he/she/it has desorbed
we have desorbed
you have desorbed
they have desorbed
Past Continuous
I was desorbing
you were desorbing
he/she/it was desorbing
we were desorbing
you were desorbing
they were desorbing
Past Perfect
I had desorbed
you had desorbed
he/she/it had desorbed
we had desorbed
you had desorbed
they had desorbed
Future
I will desorb
you will desorb
he/she/it will desorb
we will desorb
you will desorb
they will desorb
Future Perfect
I will have desorbed
you will have desorbed
he/she/it will have desorbed
we will have desorbed
you will have desorbed
they will have desorbed
Future Continuous
I will be desorbing
you will be desorbing
he/she/it will be desorbing
we will be desorbing
you will be desorbing
they will be desorbing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been desorbing
you have been desorbing
he/she/it has been desorbing
we have been desorbing
you have been desorbing
they have been desorbing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been desorbing
you will have been desorbing
he/she/it will have been desorbing
we will have been desorbing
you will have been desorbing
they will have been desorbing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been desorbing
you had been desorbing
he/she/it had been desorbing
we had been desorbing
you had been desorbing
they had been desorbing
Conditional
I would desorb
you would desorb
he/she/it would desorb
we would desorb
you would desorb
they would desorb
Past Conditional
I would have desorbed
you would have desorbed
he/she/it would have desorbed
we would have desorbed
you would have desorbed
they would have desorbed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.desorb - go away from the surface to which (a substance) is adsorbed
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
disappear, vanish, go away - get lost, as without warning or explanation; "He disappeared without a trace"
desorb - remove from a surface on which it is adsorbed; "the substance was desorbed"
2.desorb - remove from a surface on which it is adsorbed; "the substance was desorbed"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
desorb - go away from the surface to which (a substance) is adsorbed
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