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absorbefacient

[ ab-sawr-buh-fey-shuhnt, -zawr- ]
/ æbˌsɔr bəˈfeɪ ʃənt, -ˌzɔr- /
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adjective
causing absorption.
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Origin of absorbefacient

1870–75; absorb + -e- (as in liquefy, liquefaction) + -facient
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British Dictionary definitions for absorbefacient

absorbefacient
/ (əbˌsɔːbɪˈfeɪʃənt, -ˌzɔː-) med /

noun
a medicine or other agent that promotes absorption
adjective
causing or promoting absorption
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