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English definition of “impregnate”

impregnate

verb [T] (ABSORB)    /ˈɪm.preɡ.neɪt/ US  /ɪmˈpreɡ-/ formal
to cause something, usually a solid substance , to absorb something, usually a liquid : This cloth has been impregnated with special chemicals for cleaning computer screens .Physical and chemical processes
(Definition of impregnate verb (ABSORB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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