sorbability
noun see sorb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sorbability — See sorb1. * * * …   Universalium

  • sorb — transitive verb Etymology: back formation from absorb & adsorb Date: 1909 to take up and hold by either adsorption or absorption • sorbability noun • sorbable adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sorbable — See sorbability. * * * …   Universalium

  • sorb — sorb1 sorbic, adj. /sawrb/, n. 1. a European tree, Sorbus domestica. 2. Also called sorb apple. the fruit of this tree. [1520 30; < L sorbum serviceberry and sorbus service tree] sorb2 sorbable, adj …   Universalium

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