Translation of "digest" - English-Spanish dictionary

digest

verb uk /daɪˈdʒest/

to change food in your stomach into substances that your body can use

digerir
Your stomach contains acid to help you digest your food.

(Translation of “digest” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

digest

verb /daiˈdʒest/

to break up (food) in the stomach etc and turn it into a form which the body can use

digerir
The patient had to have food that was easy to digest.

to take in and think over (information etc)

digerir, asimilar
It took me some minutes to digest what he had said.
digestible adjective

able to be digested

digerible
This food is scarcely digestible.
digestion /-tʃən/ noun

the act of digesting food

digestión
The stomach manufactures acid as an aid to digestion.

the ability of one’s body to digest food

digestión
poor digestion.
digestive /-tiv/ adjective

of digestion

digestivo
the human digestive system.

(Translation of “digest” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)