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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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Key words: absorption spectrum of noble gases; Fano resonance.
Thus the same current may flow as at a lower cure state and the same quantity of linkages may be cleaved, but crack formation and electrolyte absorption actually decrease.
Net absorption should continue to rise and reach 112.
The submarkets that experienced negative absorptions are White Plains CBD with 108,147[+ or -] SF, West 1-287 with 21,473[+ or -] SF, Southeast with 23,371[+ or -] SF, Southwest with 9,240[+ or -] SF and Northern Westchester with 1,779[+ or -] SF.
Although the past two quarters have shown negative net absorptions, the market did see a total positive net absorption of 438,913 SF for the year 2000.
3 million-square-foot deficit in absorption in 2004, it's not horrible.