hydrophilic hydrophilic  /ˌhaɪd rə ˈfɪ lɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a strong affinity for water; tending to dissolve in, mix with, or be wetted by water

Usage(s):

  • One end of each long molecule is hydrophobic or water-hating, the other is hydrophilic or water-loving.

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