Contact
 
Look-Up
absorption (n):
the mental state of being preoccupied by something
Related Words: engrossmentpreoccupancypreoccupation
absorption (n):
complete attention; intense mental effort
Related Words: concentrationengrossmentimmersion
absorption (n):
(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid
absorption (n):
(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium
Samples
the absorption of photons by atoms or molecules
absorption (n):
the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion
Related Word: assimilation
absorption (n):
the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another
Related Words: assimilation
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

Better a mouse in the pot than no meat at all

Hiç yoktan iyidir.
To have something, no matter how little or poor in quality, is better than to have nothing at all


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: