n : a product of digestion
, vt 1 : to convert (food) into absorbable form 2 a : to soften, decompose, or break down by heat and moisture or chemicals b : to extract soluble ingredients from by warming with a liquid vi 1 : to digest food 2 : to become digested .
Similar sounding terms: di·ges·ta
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