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DIGEST





Definition:

  1. [noun] a periodical that summarizes the news

  2. [noun] something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
    Synonyms: compilation

  3. [verb] convert food into absorbable substances; "I cannot digest milk products"

  4. [verb] arrange and integrate in the mind; "I cannot digest all this information"

  5. [verb] put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
    Synonyms: endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up

  6. [verb] become assimilated into the body; "Protein digests in a few hours"

  7. [verb] systematize, as by classifying and summarizing; "the government digested the entire law into a code"

  8. [verb] soften or disintegrate, as by undergoing exposure to heat or moisture

  9. [verb] make more concise; "condense the contents of a book into a summary"
    Synonyms: condense, concentrate

  10. [verb] soften or disintegrate by means of chemical action, heat, or moisture

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