substantivity

noun
sub·​stan·​tiv·​i·​ty | \ ˌsəbztən‧ˈtivətē, -bst- \
plural -es

Definition of substantivity

2 : the attraction between a substance (such as dye) in solution and a fiber — compare affinity sense 1b(1)

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“Substantivity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/substantivity. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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