Meaning of ABSORPTION in English

noun Etymology: French & Latin; French, from Latin ~-, absorptio, from absorbēre Date: 1741 1. the process of absorbing or of being absorbed, interception of radiant energy or sound waves, entire occupation of the mind , absorptive adjective

Merriam Webster. Explanatory English dictionary Merriam Webster.      Толковый словарь английского языка Мерриам-Уэбстер.