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sorb

 [sorb]
to attract and retain substances by absorption or adsorption.
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Kaethe's potential Sorbian ties are interesting because of Luther's personal comments about the Sorbs. Luther claimed that most of his parishioners were "arme Laien und Wenden" (poor laity and Sorbs) who for the most part were "aberglaeubisch und heidnisch, in jeder Beziehung als vom Teufel besessen" (superstitious and heathen, in all respects possessed by the devil).
In a simple and common pumpdown scenario, the required energy comes from the slow flow of heat from the room temperature chamber walls to the sorbed molecules.
Since the late 1970s, the largest soil testing laboratory in WA has used the amount of iron extracted from soil by ammonium oxalate (AmOx-Fe) (Schwertmann 1964) to rank the capacity of soil to sorb P, known locally as 'reactive iron'.
The PRI is a simple standard procedure used since the mid 1980s by commercial soil testing laboratories in WA to estimate the capacity of soil to sorb P and is measured by adding one level of P to a soil suspension.
Coefficients determined from the relationships were related to various measures for the capacity of soil to sorb P and to some soil properties (pH, %clay, %organic carbon, and cation exchange capacity).
The polar nature of the water molecules not only causes them to adhere to the surfaces with weak bonds, but to adhere to each other in ever-weakening bonds as the bed of sorbed molecules becomes thicker and more disordered.
Soil from Site 1 demonstrated a greater ability to sorb added P than soil from Site 2, which can be attributed to the greater amount of (amorphous) hydrous Fe and Al oxides of soils from Site 1 (Table 2).
This means that energy has to be applied to the sorbed water bed.
At in-cosmetics Asia 2017, the brand new UV filter Eclipsogen Sorb M and Sorb S will be introduced, along with the active ingredient Eosidin that will be featured at the show's Innovation Zone.
``For, though it is quite easy to learn a few impressive sounding quotations,it is only the power to ab sorb the essence of such works that gives a person a claim to literary culture.
A nonevaporable getter placed inside the package and activated during the bonding process can sorb the gases produced.