chemisorptive
chemisorptive chemisorptive chemosorptive chemosorptiveadj. have the capacity to adsorb by chemical as contrasted with physical forces. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • chemisorptive — adjective having the capacity to adsorb by chemical as contrasted with physical forces • Syn: ↑chemosorptive • Similar to: ↑adsorbent, ↑adsorptive, ↑surface assimilative …   Useful english dictionary

  • chemisorptive chemosorptive — adsorptive adsorptive adj. 1. having capacity or tendency to adsorb or cause to accumulate on a surface; displaying {adsorption}. [Narrower terms: {chemisorptive, chemosorptive ] {nonadsorbent} Syn: adsorbent, surface assimilative [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chemosorptive — chemisorptive chemisorptive chemosorptive chemosorptiveadj. have the capacity to adsorb by chemical as contrasted with physical forces. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adsorptive — adj. 1. having capacity or tendency to adsorb or cause to accumulate on a surface; displaying {adsorption}. [Narrower terms: {chemisorptive, chemosorptive ] {nonadsorbent} Syn: adsorbent, surface assimilative [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chemisorption — is a sub class of adsorption, driven by a chemical reaction occurring at the exposed surface. A new chemical species is generated at the adsorbant surface (e.g. corrosion, metallic oxidation). The strong interaction between the adsorbate and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Metal-organic framework — Metal Organic Frameworks are crystalline compounds consisting of metal ions or clusters coordinated to often rigid organic molecules to form one , two , or three dimensional structures that can be porous. In some cases, the pores are stable to… …   Wikipedia

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  • bibulous — Synonyms and related words: absorbent, addicted to drink, adsorbent, assimilative, bibacious, blotting, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, crapulent, crapulous, digestive, drinking, drunken, endosmotic, excessive, exosmotic, extravagant, extreme,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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