Definition of resorbent in English:

resorbent

Pronunciation /rɪˈsɔːb(ə)nt/ /rɪˈzɔːb(ə)nt/

adjective

rare Medicine
  • Carrying out resorption, absorbing again; of or relating to resorption.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From classical Latin resorbent-, resorbēns, present participle of resorbēre resorb.