What does resorption mean?

Definitions for resorption
rɪˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp-re·sorp·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resorption, reabsorption(noun)

    the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation


  1. resorption(Noun)

    The act of resorbing

  2. resorption(Noun)

    The loss and reassimilation of bone (or other) material

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resorption(noun)

    the act of resorbing; also, the act of absorbing again; reabsorption

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Resorption

    rē-sorp′shun, n. the disappearance of an organ by absorption.—adj. Resorp′tive.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resorption in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resorption in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of resorption in a Sentence

  1. Robert McLean:

    Denosumab also decreases bone resorption by inhibiting maturation of osteoclasts through binding to a receptor on the surface of 'pre-osteoclast cells,'.

Images & Illustrations of resorption

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