absorbancy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

absorbance +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈsɔɹ.bn̩.si/, /æbˈzɔɹ.bn̩.si/, /əbˈsɔɹ.bn̩.si/, /əbˈzɔɹ.bn̩.si/

Noun[edit]

absorbancy ‎(plural absorbancies)

  1. (physics) Alternative form of absorbency[1][First attested in the mid 20th century.][1]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0198605751), page 9