adsorption isotherm

noun

Definition of adsorption isotherm

: a curve obtained by plotting at constant temperature the quantity of adsorbate against the concentration of the substance in the original gas or solution

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First Known Use of adsorption isotherm

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Adsorption isotherm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adsorption%20isotherm. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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