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English definition of “absorb”

absorb

verb   /əbˈzɔrb, əbˈsɔrb/
to take in liquid , gas , or heat and hold it: Cook the rice until all the liquid has been absorbed.
to understand and remember something: It’s hard to absorb so much information .
(Definition of absorb verb from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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