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Uber absorbed e-bike service JUMP into its app after acquiring it in 2018, proceeded to sideline or lay off much of its staff, and then offloaded it last year.
UBER EXPANDS INTO ALCOHOL DELIVERY WITH ACQUISITION OF DRIZLY FOR $1.1 BILLIONFAIZ SIDDIQUIFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The efficiency of this quantum mechanical first stage of photosynthesis is nearly perfect — almost all the absorbed light is converted into electrons the system can use.
WHY ARE PLANTS GREEN? TO REDUCE THE NOISE IN PHOTOSYNTHESIS.RODRIGO PÉREZ ORTEGAJULY 30, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The occupants of the room had been too absorbed with their own affairs to notice the gradual dimming of the illumination.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
Indol is absorbed and oxidized into indoxyl, which combines with potassium and sulphuric acid and is thus excreted.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
But her attention was all absorbed by the swiftly executed act by which Garnache had gained at least a temporary advantage.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But Lady Hartledon did not hear; or if she heard, did not heed; she was already absorbed in the contents of her letter.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
And these steadfast qualities Tom absorbed unconsciously through his very skin.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He was absorbed in the agitated present, and dared not look an inch away from it.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
It is a blind act of unconscious absorption, however little be absorbed.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
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WORDS RELATED TO ABSORBED

  • absorbed
  • at work
  • committed
  • connected with
  • dealing in
  • deep
  • doing
  • employed
  • engrossed
  • immersed
  • in place
  • in use
  • intent
  • interested
  • involved
  • occupied
  • performing
  • practicing
  • preoccupied
  • pursuing
  • rapt
  • signed
  • tied up
  • unavailable
  • working
  • wrapped up
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