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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Absorption Factor

  • refractor
  • detractor
  • compactor
  • tractor
  • schlachter
  • reactor
  • schachter
  • pachter
  • lacter
  • akhtar

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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

5. factor

noun. ['ˈfæktɝ'] anything that contributes causally to a result.

Synonyms

  • unknown quantity
  • RF
  • wild card
  • releasing factor
  • releasing hormone
  • cause
  • fundamental
  • parameter

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • outside

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)

6. factor

noun. ['ˈfæktɝ'] an abstract part of something.

Synonyms

  • be all and end all
  • plot element
  • part
  • element
  • be-all and end-all
  • ingredient
  • component
  • division
  • section
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)

7. factor

noun. ['ˈfæktɝ'] one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer.

Synonyms

  • common measure
  • equivalent-binary-digit factor
  • prime factor
  • common divisor
  • whole number
  • divisor
  • common factor

Antonyms

  • curve
  • Cryptogamia
  • Phanerogamae
  • construction

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)

8. factor

verb. ['ˈfæktɝ'] resolve into factors.

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • compute
  • factor out
  • calculate
  • work out
  • factor in
  • figure
  • cipher

Antonyms

  • inessential
  • dissuade
  • unimportant
  • incidental

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)

9. factor

noun. ['ˈfæktɝ'] a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission.

Synonyms

  • businessperson
  • underwriter
  • investment banker
  • agent
  • travel agent
  • real estate broker
  • insurance broker
  • securities firm
  • general agent
  • insurance agent
  • auctioneer
  • syndic
  • land agent
  • house agent
  • ship broker
  • bourgeois
  • broker
  • brokerage
  • stockbroker
  • estate agent
  • real estate agent

Antonyms

  • misconception
  • join
  • connect
  • attach

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)

10. factor

noun. ['ˈfæktɝ'] an independent variable in statistics.

Synonyms

  • independent variable

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • socialistic

Etymology

  • factor (Latin)
  • facio (Latin)
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