redigestion

noun
re·​di·​ges·​tion | \ (ˌ)rē-dī-ˈjes-chən How to pronounce redigestion (audio) , -də-, -ˈjesh- \

Definition of redigestion

: the process of digesting something again redigestion of fecal matter among some rodents DNA redigestion with endonuclease

Other Words from redigestion

redigest \ (ˌ)rē-​dī-​ˈjest How to pronounce redigest (audio) , -​də-​ \ transitive verb redigested; redigesting; redigests
redigested DNA fragments

First Known Use of redigestion

1817, in the meaning defined above

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“Redigestion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redigestion. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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