digestibility

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noun di·gest·ibil·i·ty \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of digestibility

plural

digestibilities

  1. 1 :  the fitness of something for digestion

  2. 2 :  the percentage of a foodstuff taken into the digestive tract that is absorbed into the body

1740

First Known Use of digestibility

1740


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digestibility

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noun di·gest·ibil·i·ty \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbil-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of digestibility

plural

digestibilities

  1. 1:  the fitness of something for digestion

  2. 2:  the percentage of a foodstuff taken into the digestive tract that is absorbed into the body


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