Definition of Reabsorbs

1. Verb. (third-person singular of reabsorb) ¹



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Definition of Reabsorbs

1. reabsorb [v] - See also: reabsorb

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reabsorbs

re-union
re-unions
re-up
re-uptake
re-use
re-used
re-user
re-users
re-uses
re-using
re:
rea
reabsorb
reabsorbed
reabsorbing
reabsorbs (current term)
reabsorption
reabsorptions
reaccede
reacceded
reaccedes
reacceding
reaccelerate
reaccelerated
reaccelerates
reaccelerating
reacceleration
reaccent
reaccented
reaccenting

Literary usage of Reabsorbs

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1. The Chemistry of Cyanogen Compounds and Their Manufacture and Estimation by Herbert E. Williams (1915)
"On exposure to air it then reabsorbs all water lost on heating to 100° C., ... Like the pure cobalt salt it reabsorbs water on exposure to air and reverts ..."

2. Cements, Limes, and Plasters: Their Materials, Manufacture, and Properties by Edwin Clarence Eckel (1905)
"This, on exposure to moisture and air carrying carbon dioxide, reabsorbs carbon dioxide and reassumes its original composition—calcium carbonate. ..."

3. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1900)
"During the process of dehydrating the color becomes blue, getting darker as the temperature rises; then upon exposure to the air it reabsorbs water rapidly ..."

4. Popular Science Monthly (1901)
"... and oxide of calcium remains, which readily absorbs water and slacks, as it is termed, and in time reabsorbs the carbonic acid that was driven off. ..."

5. Microscopical Morphology of the Animal Body in Health and Disease by Carl Heitzmann (1882)
"The inspissated blood contained in these vessels reabsorbs a portion of the liquid from the tubule and supplies the liquid in the tubules with a certain ..."

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