absorbent


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Synonyms for absorbent

Synonyms for absorbent

having a capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up

Synonyms for absorbent

a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance

having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)

References in periodicals archive ?
Method of Making an Absorbent Composite and Absorbent Articles Employing the Same: Patrick King Yu Tsang, Derbyshire, U.
Today, many nurses no longer think of absorbent products as the primary means of managing incontinence, but rather view them as they should be - as a support to good nursing care.
Absorbent Core Exhibiting Controlled Deformation in Use and Absorbent Article Comprising Said Core: Hanna Esping Ostlin, Pixbo, Sweden; and Edward Guidotti, Gothenburg, Sweden.
In the nursing home setting, the choice of absorbent pad should be based upon an assessment of each resident's type, degree, frequency (predictable pattern or constant dribbling) and volume of leakage.
Absorbent Articles for Pet Animals: Daisuke Komatsubara, Kanonji, Japan.
Disposable Absorbent Article with Overlapping Absorbent Assembly Secure to Front and Back Panels: Jerome Steven Veith, Appleton, WI; and Paul T.
Disposable Absorbent Product with Elastic Leg Opening Regions and Related Methods: Frank Steven Glaug, Chester Springs, PA; Joshua Daniel Carney, Gothenburg, Sweden; and Sue Uner, Folsom, PA.
Absorbent Layer for Disposable Wearing Article and Method for Making the Same: Hirotomo Mukai, Kanonji, Japan; and Takaya Arayama, Kanonji, Japan.