Definition of hygroscopically in English:

hygroscopically

adverb

See hygroscopic

  • ‘Most preferably, the hygroscopically sensitive material is a hydrolyzed vegetable protein.’
  • ‘The peristome teeth operate hygroscopically to move the diaphragm up into the wind.’
  • ‘They are said to be safe from folk stealing bits of them because the crystals dissolve into mush hygroscopically.’
  • ‘It is thus assumed that any organic material (other than MSA) is hygroscopically inactive and that no surface active material is present.’
  • ‘Cellulosics take on and give off moisture hygroscopically.’