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absorption

noun [U] (INTEREST)    /əbˈzɔːp.ʃən/ US  /-ˈzɔːrp-/
complete interest in something: Her absorption in her work is so great that she thinks about nothing else. → See also self-absorption (self-absorbed)Physical and chemical processes
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