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Definition of Digestion

Digestion

  1. The act or process of digesting; reduction to order; classification; thoughtful consideration.
  2. The conversion of food, in the stomach and intestines, into soluble and diffusible products, capable of being absorbed by the blood.
  3. Generation of pus; suppuration.

Digestion Quotations

It has long been known for sure that the sight of tasty food makes a hungry man's mouth water; also lack of appetite has always been regarded as an undesirable phenomenon, from which one might conclude that appetite is essentially linked with the process of digestion.
Ivan Pavlov

Yes, exercise is the catalyst. That's what makes everything happen: your digestion, your elimination, your sex life, your skin, hair, everything about you depends on circulation. And how do you increase circulation?
Jack LaLanne

Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau

When I prayed for success, I forgot to ask for sound sleep and good digestion.
Mason Cooley

Give me good digestion, Lord, And also something to digest; but where and how that something comes I leave to Thee, who knoweth best.
Mary Webb
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Digestion Translations

digestion in Dutch is digestie, spijsvertering
digestion in German is Verdauung