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Synonyms for absorption

Synonyms for absorption

the process of absorbing and incorporating, especially mentally

total occupation of the attention or of the mind

Synonyms for absorption

(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another

(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium

the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another

the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion

the mental state of being preoccupied by something

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Table 1: Mean squar for the effect of water stress, different nitrogen rates and mycorrhizae on rate of absorbtion, nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, iron, copper, zinc and manganese in shoot corn KSC 704.
In such conditions, the absence of absorbtion by the wires when the two apertures are open is a clear indication of the existence of the interference fringes zeros, i.
Iron absorption in infants: High bioavailability of brest milk iron as indicated by the extrinsic tag method of iron absorbtion and by the concentration of serum ferritin.
Therefore, a CPVC value determined by absorbtion of linseed oil has questionable meaning because the equation rests on the assumption that oil absorption and CPVC are approximately independent of the binder.
Absorbtion of both compounds from the small intestine has been proven earlier (Carbonaro and Grant 2005), and they were also absorbed un-metabolized as reported in an early publication (Spencer et al.
The most significant feature of the car is the "tridion safety cell" made of three layers of steel reinforced at strategic points to allow for the absorbtion and redistribution of impact crash energy.
Suitable for processing doughs with a short or long proofing times the Quadro Round's gentle treatment allows the processing of soft doughs with an absorbtion of up to 70%.
But the probe was today condemned by an MP as a crude Government bid to smear the service and smooth its absorbtion into a bigger, West Midlands-wide operation.
Blood samples from the carcasses were collected by absorbtion into Nobuto strips (Toyo Roshi Kaisha, Ltd, Tokyo, Japan), labeled, air dried, and stored at ambient temperature until submitted to the National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC).
The all-round sound absorbtion of the new Yaris is pretty good.
Effective treatment requires not only the correct actives, but also a delivery form which spreads quickly and easily and allows rapid absorbtion, in short, is patient friendly.
According to QuestAir, MKK retains the right to market QuestAir's HyQuestor and QuestAir H-3200 pressure swing absorbtion (PSA) products in Japan, China and six other Asian countries.
In recent years, research targeting the synthesis of open or channel-containing metal-organic frameworks has interested chemists as such materials have found application in areas like gas absorbtion, size-selective separation, and heterogeneous catalysis.
In the root and soil samples Cd, Cu, Fe, Pb and Zn were determined by AAS (atomic absorbtion spectrometry) and Mo and U by XRF (X-ray fluorescence) method.
And it claimed that if mixed with orange juice the absorbtion of aluminium increases by a whopping 50 times.