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Another word for assimilation

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Noun
  1. The process of absorbing and incorporating, especially mentally

      1. The process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed and assimilated by a living organism. In most animals it is accomplished in the digestive tract by the mechanical and enzymatic breakdown of foods into simpler chemical compounds.
      2. The result of this process.
      3. The ability to digest food.
      1. The act or process of absorbing or the condition of being absorbed.
      2. A state of mental concentration.
    See also:

    accept

Another word for assimilation

Noun
  1. Absorption

    See also:

    absorption

  2. Adjustment

      1. Similarity in form or character; agreement:
      2. Action or behavior in correspondence with socially accepted standards, conventions, rules, or laws:
      3. The relationship between rock or sediment strata that were deposited adjacently or vertically in sequence without any interruption due to erosion, tilting, folding, or similar natural processes.
      1. The physiological adaptation of an animal or plant to changes in climate or environment, such as light, temperature, or altitude.
      1. The act or process of adapting.
      2. The state of being adapted.
      3. Something, such as a device or mechanism, that is changed or changes so as to become suitable to a new or special application or situation.
    See also:

    adaptation