De sorb


[dee-sawrb, -zawrb]
verb (used with object) Physical Chemistry.
to remove an absorbate or adsorbate from (an absorbent or adsorbent).

1920–25; de- + -sorb, modeled on absorb

desorption [dee-sawrp-shuhn, -zawrp-] , noun Unabridged
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desorb (dɪˈsɔːb, -ˈzɔːb)
chem to change from an adsorbed state on a surface to a gaseous or liquid state

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