sorb

Primary Meanings of sorb

1.
v
take up a liquid or a gas either by adsorption or by absorption
2.
n
acid gritty-textured fruit
Full Definitions of sorb
1

v take up a liquid or a gas either by adsorption or by absorption

Synonyms:
take up
Types:
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absorb
become imbued
adsorb
accumulate (liquids or gases) on the surface
chemisorb
take up a substance by chemisorption
reabsorb, resorb
undergo resorption
assimilate, imbibe
take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
Type of:
change state, turn
undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
2

n acid gritty-textured fruit

Synonyms:
sorb apple
Type of:
edible fruit
edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh

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