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hydrophobic
American English: /ˌhaɪdrəˈfoʊbɪk/
British English: /hʌɪdrə(ʊ)ˈfəʊbɪk/

Translation of hydrophobic in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (Chemistry)
    Example sentences
    • The polyurethane foam does not hold moisture and is hydrophobic (water repelling).
    • This part of the molecule is called hydrophobic, meaning water-hating.
    • With this kind of dual nature, the hydrophilic part will face the water and the hydrophobic part will exclude water.

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