Antonyms and Synonyms for absorption

1. absorption (n.)

(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid

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2. absorption (n.)

(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium

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3. absorption (n.)

the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another

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4. absorption (n.)

complete attention; intense mental effort

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5. absorption (n.)

the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion

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6. absorption (n.)

the mental state of being preoccupied by something

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