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Etymology

1. self-absorption

noun. preoccupation with yourself to the exclusion of everything else.

Synonyms

  • navel-gazing
  • preoccupation

Etymology

  • absorption (English)
  • self- (English)

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  • self-sufficient
  • insufficient
  • beneficent
  • proficient
  • inefficient
  • sufficient
  • omniscient
  • deficient

2. coefficient

noun. ['ˌkoʊəˈfɪʃənt'] a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic.

Synonyms

  • reflection factor
  • coefficient of viscosity
  • modulus
  • coefficient of reflection
  • constant
  • mutual inductance
  • absorptance
  • coefficient of expansion
  • reflectance
  • drag coefficient
  • self-inductance
  • coefficient of friction
  • coefficient of mutual induction
  • transmittance
  • weight
  • expansivity
  • transmission
  • dynamic viscosity
  • coefficient of self induction
  • coefficient of drag
  • weighting
  • coefficient of absorption
  • absorption coefficient
  • reflectivity

Antonyms

  • unstable
  • changeable
  • variable
  • inconstant

3. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] (chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid.

Synonyms

  • soaking up
  • sorption

Antonyms

  • windward
  • distribution
  • decrease

4. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] (physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium.

Synonyms

  • natural process
  • activity
  • action
  • extinction

Antonyms

  • dilution
  • weakening
  • inattention
  • inattentiveness

5. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion.

Synonyms

  • organic process
  • constructive metabolism
  • assimilation
  • malabsorption
  • anabolism

Antonyms

  • inattentive
  • attentive
  • emersion
  • appearance

6. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] the mental state of being preoccupied by something.

Synonyms

  • abstractedness
  • absentmindedness
  • engrossment
  • abstraction
  • preoccupancy
  • preoccupation
  • cognitive state

Antonyms

  • blur
  • unclearness
  • obscurity
  • soften

7. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another.

Synonyms

  • Europeanization
  • Americanization
  • Westernization
  • Anglicization
  • social process
  • Europeanisation
  • assimilation
  • Westernisation
  • Americanisation

Antonyms

  • outwardness
  • unconsciousness
  • inwardness
  • certainty

8. absorption

noun. ['əbˈzɔrpʃən, əbˈsɔrpʃən'] complete attention; intense mental effort.

Synonyms

  • direction
  • specialism
  • study
  • engrossment
  • focusing
  • concentration
  • focal point
  • centering
  • attention
  • immersion
  • focussing

Antonyms

  • softness
  • enfranchisement
  • leeward
  • outgoing
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