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We found 94 dictionaries that include the word absorption:

General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorption: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. absorption: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  3. absorption: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  4. absorption: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  5. absorption: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  6. absorption: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  7. absorption: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  8. absorption: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Absorption, absorption: Wordnik [home, info]
  10. absorption: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  11. absorption: Wiktionary [home, info]
  12. absorption: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  13. absorption: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  14. absorption: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  15. absorption: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  16. absorption: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. absorption: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Absorption (acoustics), Absorption (biology), Absorption (chemistry), Absorption (digestive), Absorption (economics), Absorption (electromagnetic radiation), Absorption (logic), Absorption (optics), Absorption (pharmacokinetics), Absorption (pharmacology), Absorption (psychology), Absorption (skin), Absorption (small intestine), Absorption: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Absorption: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. absorption: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. absorption: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Absorption: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. absorption: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. absorption: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. absorption: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. absorption: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. absorption: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorption: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  2. absorption: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  3. Absorption (Abs.): Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]
  4. Absorption: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  5. ABSORPTION: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  6. Absorption: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Absorption (biology), Absorption (digestive), absorption: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. absorption: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  3. Absorption: Glossary of Trade and Shipping Terms [home, info]
  4. absorption: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  5. ABSORPTION: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  6. absorption: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  7. Absorption: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  8. Absorption: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorption: I T Glossary [home, info]
  2. Absorption (acoustics), Absorption (biology), Absorption (digestive), Absorption (electromagnetic radiation), absorption: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  3. absorption: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorption: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  2. Absorption (biology), Absorption (digestive), absorption: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Absorption: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  4. absorption: Hyperdictionary [home, info]
  5. Absorption: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Absorption: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  7. absorption: Digestive Diseases Dictionary [home, info]
  8. absorption: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  9. ABSORPTION: Probert Encyclopaedia of Medicine [home, info]
  10. Absorption: GASTROLAB Digestive Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Absorption: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  12. absorption: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (14 matching dictionaries)
  1. Absorption: Accelerator Glossary [home, info]
  2. absorption: Natural History Terms [home, info]
  3. absorption: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]
  4. ABSORPTION: Weather Glossary [home, info]
  5. absorption: Electrochemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  6. absorption: Agricultural Thesaurus and Glossary [home, info]
  7. Absorption: From Stargazers to Starships Glossary [home, info]
  8. absorption: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  9. Absorption: Solar Radiation Resource Terms [home, info]
  10. absorption, absorption (exposure), absorption (exposure): Environmental Terminology Discovery Service [home, info]
  11. absorption: Imagine the Universe! Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Absorption: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  13. absorption: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  14. absorption: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (22 matching dictionaries)
  1. ABSORPTION: Space and Electronic Warfare Lexicon [home, info]
  2. Absorption: Science In Your Watershed: Hydrologic Definitions [home, info]
  3. Absorption: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  4. ABSORPTION: Power Engineering [home, info]
  5. absorption: Glossary of Water Resource Terms [home, info]
  6. absorption: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  7. absorption: High-Energy Astrophysics [home, info]
  8. absorption: Book Binding [home, info]
  9. absorption: Electronics [home, info]
  10. Absorption: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  11. absorption: Lighting Design Glossary [home, info]
  12. absorption: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  13. ABSORPTION: Glossary of Common Hearth and Heating Terms [home, info]
  14. Absorption: Nikonians Photo Glossary [home, info]
  15. ABSORPTION: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  17. Absorption: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  18. Absorption: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  19. absorption: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  20. Absorption: Glossary of Energy Terms [home, info]
  21. absorption: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (absorption)

noun:  (chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid
noun:  (physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium ("The absorption of photons by atoms or molecules")
noun:  the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion
noun:  the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another
noun:  the mental state of being preoccupied by something
noun:  complete attention; intense mental effort

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