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desorption

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noun de·sorp·tion \-ˈsȯrp-shən, -ˈzȯrp-\

Definition of desorption

  1. :  the process of desorbing



1924

First Known Use of desorption

1924


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desorption

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noun de·sorp·tion \-ˈsȯrp-shən, -ˈzȯrp-\

Medical Definition of desorption

  1. :  the process of desorbing




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