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Material that extracts a fluid (gas or liquid) from a medium or surface on contact, and changes physically or chemically during the process.

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The absorbent was really good and it allowed us to do things in the experiment that allowed us to see things differently.
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You may want to have an absorbent on hand when you are working with certain dangerous chemicals in your factory.
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The manager told Brad that although paper is Absorbent it is not used to clean up spills and that he should go get a towel from the custodian room.
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