bibulous

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adjective bib·u·lous \ˈbi-byə-ləs\

Definition of bibulous

  1. 1 :  highly absorbent

  2. 2a :  fond of alcoholic beveragesb :  of, relating to, or marked by the consumption of alcoholic beverages

bibulously

adverb

bibulousness

noun

Examples of bibulous in a Sentence

  1. special drying cloths that are so bibulous that they can absorb 10 times their weight in water

  2. a campaign to make the bibulous fraternity brother a collegiate archetype of the past

Origin and Etymology of bibulous

Latin bibulus, from bibere to drink — more at potable


Medical Dictionary

bibulous

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adjective bib·u·lous \ˈbib-yə-ləs\

Medical Definition of bibulous

  1. :  highly absorbent bibulous paper


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