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Noun1.chemosorption - adsorption (especially when irreversible) by means of chemical instead of physical forces; "chemisorption of gaseous nitrogen on iron catalysts"
adsorption, surface assimilation - the accumulation of molecules of a gas to form a thin film on the surface of a solid
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The application of metal-resistant strains in single, consortium, and immobilized form for the remediation of heavy metals has yielded effective results while the immobilized form could have more chemosorption sites to biosorb heavy metals.
OA-MNPs were then tested for removal of uncoated OA by FTIR in terms of absence of C=O peak of OA indicating chemosorption of OA on MNPs (Figure 3(a)) [14, 15].