Meaning of Digestion



English: Digestion
Bangla: হজম, জারণ, পরিপাক, জারা, পাচনতন্ত্র, পচন, পক্বতা, পক্বত্ব, জঠরাগ্নি, জঠরানল, পাক
Hindi: पाचन, हाज़मा, पाचनशक्ति
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

the process in the alimentary canal by which food is broken up physically, as by the action of the teeth, and chemically, as by the action of enzymes, and converted into a substance suitable for absorption and assimilation into the body.

Definition: 2

the function or power of digesting food: My digestion is bad.

Definition: 3

the act of digesting or the state of being digested.

Definition: 4

the act or process in living organisms of breaking down ingested food material into easily absorbed and assimilated substances by the action of enzymes and other agents related adjective peptic

Definition: 5

mental assimilation, esp of ideas