The definition of hygroscopic is the property of absorbing moisture from the air.adjective
An example of hygroscopic is what makes honey have a long shelf life from pulling moisture out of the air.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- attracting or absorbing moisture from the air
- changed or altered by the absorption of moisture
- of or according to a hygroscope
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- hyˌgro·scopˈi·cal·ly adverb
- hyˌgro·sco·picˈi·ty noun
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