Thesaurus > Related Words: digestion

  Words related to digestion
Definition:
  • learning and coming to understand ideas and information; "his appetite for facts was better than his digestion";
  • the organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body;
  • the process of decomposing organic matter (as in sewage) by bacteria or by chemical action or heat;

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    Hyponyms: gastric digestion

     

    Derivational Morphology: digest

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 消化   Dutch: spijsvertering  
    Esperanto: digesto   Finnish: ruoansulatus  
    French: digestion   German: Verdauung  
    Hebrew: עיכול   Indonesian: pencernaan  
    Italian: digestione   Polish: trawienie  
    Russian: пищеварение   Slovene: prebava  
    Telugu: జీర్ణము  
     
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