chemisorb

[kem-uh-sawrb, -zawrb]
verb (used with object) Chemistry.
to take up by chemisorption.

Origin:
1930–35; chemi- + (ad)sorb

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chemisorb or chemosorb (ˌkɛmɪˈsɔːb)
 
vb
(tr) to take up (a substance) by chemisorption
 
chemosorb or chemosorb
 
vb

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Alkanethiols chemisorb strongly on noble metal surfaces.
The materials are thought to chemisorb oxygen on exposure to air at room temperature, eg, during storage.
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