The characteristic of being absorbent.

Product benefits are quickly copied, whether its cleaning power or diaper absorbency.

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  • Absorbency — Ab*sorb en*cy, n. Absorptiveness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • absorbency — (n.) 1762, noun of state from ABSORBENT (Cf. absorbent); see CY (Cf. cy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • absorbency — optinis tankis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Į sistemą kritusios ir pro ją praėjusios šviesos intensyvumų santykio dešimtainis logaritmas. atitikmenys: angl. absorbance; absorbency; optical density rus. оптическая плотность …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • absorbency — absorbent ► ADJECTIVE ▪ able to soak up liquid easily. DERIVATIVES absorbency noun …   English terms dictionary

  • absorbency — noun (plural cies) Date: 1859 1. the quality or state of being absorbent 2. (or absorbancy) absorbance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • absorbency — See absorbent. * * * …   Universalium

  • absorbency — SYN: absorbance. * * * ab·sor·ben·cy əb sȯr bən sē, zȯr n, pl cies 1) the quality or state of being absorbent 2) or ab·sor·ban·cy bən sē ABSORBANCE …   Medical dictionary

  • Absorbency — Способность бумаги или картона поглощать или удерживать жидкость, с которой они находятся в контакте. По стандартному методу испытания можно определить степень или скорость поглощения …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • absorbency — É™b sÉ”rbÉ™nsɪ /É™b sɔː bÉ™ n. ability to soak up; capacity to take in …   English contemporary dictionary

  • absorbency — ab·sorb·en·cy …   English syllables

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