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desorb

 [de-sorb´]
to remove a substance from the state of absorption or adsorption.

desorb

/de·sorb/ (de-sorb´) to remove a substance from the state of absorption or adsorption.

desorb

to remove a substance from the state of absorption or adsorption.
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Books: Low humidity causes the pages of books to become more brittle and fragile, and the dimensions of the pages can even change as the paper absorbs and desorbs water.
The temperature of Adsorber 2 increased and caused the methanol to desorb from the activated carbon.
This data represent the best estimate characterization for how these coatings absorb and desorb moisture during the diurnal cycle in the southern Florida outdoor exposure environment.
The new adsorbent also readily desorbs phosphate ions in an alkaline solution, enabling repeated use.
The increased amount of laser light desorbs more material from the sample, inducing more collisions with the MALDI ions.
Formaldehyde desorbs from the surface at 320K and 510K and formic acid at 270K and 670K.
The collecting mechanism consists of a single-stage pre-concentrator that traps vapor and particles from the sample and then desorbs them into the detection system.
Hydroxide Pi: partially dissolves Fe-Al phosphates and desorbs Pi from the surfaces of sesquioxides.