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Synonyms for digest

Synonyms for digest

to take in and incorporate, especially mentally

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a periodical that summarizes the news

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something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)

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convert food into absorbable substances

arrange and integrate in the mind

become assimilated into the body

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systematize, as by classifying and summarizing

soften or disintegrate, as by undergoing exposure to heat or moisture

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soften or disintegrate by means of chemical action, heat, or moisture

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Besides digesting food, enzymes also digest blood clots and attack invading microorganisms.
The bacteria basically glue themselves to the fiber and begin digesting it," Weimer says.
If we could re-create the activity of the cellulosome," Weimer says, "we could greatly increase the efficiency and improve the economics of digesting cellulose.
They confirmed that the ratio of the heart's wet and dry weights remained roughly the same during fasting and digesting, so the heart was enlarging during digestion not by expanding with fluid but by adding muscle.
Insects and other animals are loaded with nitrogen, so the plants became adept as hunters--attracting, capturing, and digesting insects and other animals to get the nutrition they needed to survive.