Medical Dictionary


noun ab·sorp·tion \əb-ˈsrp-shən, -ˈzrp-\

Medical Definition of ABSORPTION

:  the process of absorbing or of being absorbed <absorption of nourishment in the small intestine>—compare adsorption
:  interception of radiant energy or sound waves
June 29, 2015
expeditious Hear it
efficient or prompt
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