adsorbate

noun
ad·sor·bate | \ ad-ˈsȯr-bət , -ˈzȯr- , -ˌbāt \

Definition of adsorbate 

: an adsorbed substance

First Known Use of adsorbate

1914, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adsorbate

adsorb + -ate entry 1

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The first known use of adsorbate was in 1914

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adsorbate

noun
ad·sor·bate | \ ad-ˈsȯr-bət , -ˈzȯr- , -ˌbāt \

Medical Definition of adsorbate 

: an adsorbed substance

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