absorption

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ab·sorp·tion

noun \əb-ˈsrp-shən, -ˈzrp-\

Definition of ABSORPTION

1
: the process of absorbing or of being absorbed <absorption of nourishment in the small intestine>—compare adsorption
2
: interception of radiant energy or sound waves

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