What Is Absorption?

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Absorption is the taking of one thing into the area of another. A good example of this is a sponge which will absorb or take in the water from another area and put it inside of itself. You can find more information here: http://www.thriftyfun.com/tf675490.tip.html
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NOUN: absorption. 1. (chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid. 2. (physics) the process in which incident
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Toadstools are one of two types of organisms that gain energy through absorption. Fungi are the most obvious type of organism that obtains food heterotrophically (from outside themselves
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Water absorption: This paper here claims that water absorption in sugar can be measured by IR photometry, but also references other established methods to perform the same measurement
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( əb′sörp′tiv·əd·ē ) (analytical chemistry) The constant a in the Beer's law relation A = abc, where A is the absorbance, b the path
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ab·sorp·tion
[ab-sawrp-shuhn, -zawrp-]
NOUN
1.
the act of absorbing.
2.
the state or process of being absorbed.
3.
assimilation; incorporation: the absorption of small farms into one big one.
4.
uptake of substances by a tissue, as of nutrients through the wall of the intestine.
5.
a taking in or reception by molecular or chemical action, as of gases or liquids.
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Absorption is when something soaks something up. Whether it's a sponge soaking up water or your brain soaking in knowledge. Absortion can be a body soaking in the sun.
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