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  • spongy — spongily, adv. sponginess, n. /spun jee/, adj., spongier, spongiest. 1. of the nature of or resembling a sponge; light, porous, and elastic or readily compressible, as pith or bread. 2. having the absorbent characteristics of a sponge; absorbing… …   Universalium

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  • spongy — [ spʌn(d)ʒi] adjective (spongier, spongiest) 1》 like a sponge, especially in being porous, compressible, or absorbent. 2》 (of metal) having an open, porous structure. 3》 (of a motor vehicle s braking system) lacking firmness. Derivatives spongily …   English new terms dictionary

  • spongy — adj. (spongier, spongiest) 1 like a sponge, esp. in being porous, compressible, elastic, or absorbent. 2 (of metal) finely divided and loosely coherent. Derivatives: spongily adv. sponginess n …   Useful english dictionary

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