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synonyms for resorption

  • suction
  • absorption
  • adherence
  • adhesion
  • constriction
  • contraction
  • drag
  • draught
  • drawing
  • grip
  • haulage
  • pull
  • pulling
  • purchase
  • strain
  • stress
  • stretch
  • suck
  • towage

antonyms for resorption

MOST RELEVANT
  • slipperiness
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How to use resorption in a sentence

Evidently development frequently is arrested, and resorption may occur before ovulation.
LIFE HISTORY AND ECOLOGY OF THE FIVE-LINED SKINK, EUMECES FASCIATUSHENRY S. FITCH
The mechanism of resorption of bone does not seem different.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JANUARY 1900VARIOUS
In later stages the tail becomes relatively shorter through resorption.
NEOTROPICAL HYLID FROGS, GENUS SMILISCAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
It is mainly the result of normal bone resorption with a lack of normal bone regeneration.
SCURVY PAST AND PRESENTALFRED FABIAN HESS
A mere lack of use of bones may also lead to a certain amount of atrophy from lacunar resorption.
SURGERY, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PODIATRYMAXIMILIAN STERN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RESORPTION

  • absorption
  • adherence
  • adhesion
  • constriction
  • contraction
  • drag
  • draught
  • drawing
  • grip
  • haulage
  • pull
  • pulling
  • purchase
  • resorption
  • strain
  • stress
  • stretch
  • suck
  • suction
  • towage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.