non absorptive

absorptive

[ab-sawrp-tiv, -zawrp-]
adjective
able or tending to absorb; absorbent.

Origin:
1655–65; < Latin absorpt- (stem of absorptus absorbed; see absorption) + -ive

absorptively, adverb
absorptiveness, noun
nonabsorptive, adjective
unabsorptive, adjective
unabsorptiveness, noun
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absorptive ab·sorp·tive (əb-sôrp'tĭv, -zôrp'-)
adj.
Absorbent.

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