Definition of Absorption in English :
Define Absorption in English
Absorption meaning in English
Meaning of Absorption in English
Pronunciation of Absorption in English
Absorption pronunciation in English
Pronounce Absorption in Englishsee synonyms of absorption
1. absorption, soaking up
(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid
(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium
Example Sentences:'the absorption of photons by atoms or molecules'
3. absorption, assimilation
the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another
4. absorption, assimilation
the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion
complete attention; intense mental effort
the mental state of being preoccupied by something
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