lyosorption

noun
lyo·​sorp·​tion | \ ˌlī-ō-ˈsȯrp-shən How to pronounce lyosorption (audio) \

Medical Definition of lyosorption

: the adsorption of a solvent on the surface of a solute or of a dispersing medium of a colloid on the surface of the dispersed material

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