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  1. in·gest
    IPA[inˈjest]
  2. verb

    • 1. take (food, drink, or another substance) into the body by swallowing or absorbing it:

      lead will poison anyone if enough is ingested they ingest oxygen from the air
    • 2. absorb (information):

      he spent his days ingesting the contents of the library
  3. Variation

    • v.: verb: ingest, 3rd person present: ingests, gerund or present participle: ingesting, past tense: ingested, past participle: ingested

    • verb

      take (food, drink, or another substance) into the body by swallowing or absorbing it:

      absorb (information):

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