sorbefacient


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sor·be·fa·cient

 (sôr′bə-fā′shənt)
adj.
Promoting absorption. Used of a medicine or agent.

sor′be·fa′cient n.

sorbefacient

(ˌsɔːbɪˈfeɪʃənt)
adj
(Chemistry) inducing absorption
n
(Pharmacology) a sorbefacient drug
[C19: from Latin sorbē(re) to absorb + -facient]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sorbefacient - inducing or promoting absorption
absorbent, absorptive - having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.); "as absorbent as a sponge"
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