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persorption

[ per-sawrp-shuhn, -zawrp- ]
/ pərˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp- /
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noun Physical Chemistry.
the deep penetration of a liquid into a highly porous solid, resulting in an intimate mixture.
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Origin of persorption

1925–30; per- + (ad)sorption
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