predigestion


pre·di·ges·tion

noun \-ˈjes-chən, -ˈjesh-\

Definition of PREDIGESTION

:  artificial or natural partial digestion of food <enzymatic predigestion> <microbial predigestion>

First Known Use of PREDIGESTION

circa 1612

pre·di·ges·tion

noun \-ˈjes(h)-chən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PREDIGESTION

: artificial or natural partial digestion of food especially for use in cases of illness or impaired digestion

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