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resorption definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation [syn: resorption, reabsorption]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Latin resorb?re Date: circa 1820 the action or process of resorbing something resorptive adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 the act or an instance of resorbing; the state of being resorbed. 2 the absorption of tissue within the body. Derivatives: resorptive adj. Etymology: RESORB after absorption

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Resorption Re*sorp"tion (r?*s?rp"sh?n), n. The act of resorbing; also, the act of absorbing again; reabsorption.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Resorption Re*sorp"tion (r[-e]*s[^o]rp"sh[u^]n), n. (Petrography) The redissolving wholly or in part, in the molten magma of an igneous rock, of crystals previously formed. The dissolved material may again solidify, giving rise to a mass of small crystals, usually of a different kind.




 


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