absorption factor

(physics) the property of a body that determines the fraction of the incident radiation or sound flux absorbed or absorbable by the body
Syn: ↑absorptivity
Derivationally related forms: ↑absorptive (for: ↑absorptivity)
Topics: ↑physics, ↑natural philosophy
Hypernyms: ↑physical property

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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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