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Definition of absorbency noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

absorbency

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//əbˈzɔːbənsi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əbˈzɔːrbənsi//
 
; BrE BrE//əbˈsɔːbənsi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əbˈsɔːrbənsi//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the quality of being able to take in something easily, especially liquid Cotton has high absorbency.