absorbency absorbency  /əb ˈzɔr bən si/


  • (n) the property of being absorbent


  • David A was probably the song-choice winner this week, picking The Long and Winding Road, one super-emotional Beatles ballad with the absorbency to survive an extra dip in the .



  • "The quality and amount of capital in the banking system must be significantly higher to improve loss absorbency and resiliency," Mr. Draghi, the governor of the Bank of Italy, wrote in a letter to the G-20 leaders.
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Mario Draghi Source: New York Times (blog)

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