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synonyms for imbibition

  • concentration
  • impregnation
  • intensity
  • interpenetration
  • permeation
  • satiety
  • surfeit
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How to use imbibition in a sentence

This is especially the case when the imbibition of the cell wall is one-sided, and causes a bending of the cell.
THE WONDERS OF LIFEERNST HAECKEL
The moss-capsules also empty their spores as a result of imbibition-curving (in the teeth of the openings of the spore-cases).
THE WONDERS OF LIFEERNST HAECKEL
The campaigner spoke of a very little affecting her as if she were alluding to the imbibition of gin, or some other stimulant.
CAUGHT IN A TRAPJOHN C. HUTCHESON
A medical friend says, his experience of them is, that with few exceptions, they are all rotten with perpetual imbibition.
CURIOSITIES OF CIVILIZATIONANDREW WYNTER
At the commencement the latter is much the greater force—hence the rapid imbibition.
ANIMAL PROTEINSHUGH GARNER BENNETT
Constantly I have recognised the effects of cadaveric imbibition.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
The authors appear to have all imbibed a juniper-berry mania—probably from the imbibition of their favourite beverage.
COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
The endocardium may be stained from the imbibition of blood.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
The pellicle prevents imbibition, diffusion, and the consequent disintegration.
FRAGMENTS OF SCIENCE, V. 1-2JOHN TYNDALL
There is a method of extracting silver from its ores by what is called imbibition.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IMBIBITION

  • concentration
  • imbibition
  • impregnation
  • intensity
  • interpenetration
  • permeation
  • satiety
  • surfeit
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.