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nonabsorptive

Definitions of nonabsorptive
  1. adjective
    not capable of absorbing or soaking up (liquids)
    synonyms: nonabsorbent
    repellent, resistant
    incapable of absorbing or mixing with
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    Antonyms:
    absorbent, absorptive
    having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)
    absorbefacient, sorbefacient
    inducing or promoting absorption
    assimilating, assimilative, assimilatory
    capable of taking (gas, light, or liquids) into a solution
    hygroscopic
    absorbing moisture (as from the air)
    receptive
    able to absorb liquid (not repellent)
    shock-absorbent
    having the capacity to absorb the energy of an impact
    spongelike, spongy
    like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed
    thirsty
    able to take in large quantities of moisture
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