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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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Example sentences of the word absorption-spectrum


1. Noun Phrase
This creates an ​*absorption spectrum*​.

2. Noun Phrase
Chlorophyll B’s central role is to expand the absorption spectrum of organisms.

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. spectrum

noun. ['ˈspɛktrəm'] an ordered array of the components of an emission or wave.

Synonyms

  • atomic spectrum
  • electromagnetic spectrum
  • absorption spectrum
  • radio spectrum
  • infrared spectrum
  • acoustic spectrum
  • mass spectrum
  • emission spectrum
  • action spectrum
  • color spectrum
  • sound spectrum
  • array
  • line spectrum
  • spectrum line
  • visible spectrum
  • microwave spectrum
  • ultraviolet spectrum

Antonyms

  • leave
  • stand still
  • point of apoapsis
  • periapsis

Etymology

  • spectrum (Latin)
  • specio (Latin)

9. spectrum

noun. ['ˈspɛktrəm'] a broad range of related objects or values or qualities or ideas or activities.

Synonyms

  • compass
  • ambit
  • orbit
  • range
  • scope

Antonyms

  • bottom out
  • stay in place
  • top out
  • fail

Etymology

  • spectrum (Latin)
  • specio (Latin)
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