Example sentences for: absorb

How can you use “absorb” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • There’s much — too much — to absorb in one visit, so choose particular galleries or take a Highlights Tour leaflet and pick out just a few works.

  • It is expressed in intestine, kidney, liver and brain [ 16 ] . The function of SLC15A1 is to absorb and transport small peptides [ 17 18 ] . The efficiency of absorption and transportation of L DOPA and its metabolite dopamine, which are neurotransmitter candidates, is increased by SLC15A1 [ 19 ] . Therefore, it is an important potential gene for future drug design, delivery, and targeting [ 20 ] .

  • Yet dozens of chemicals commonly used to kill weeds, fungus and insects on agricultural crops can cause immediate sickness in people who inhale, swallow or absorb them through skin contact, Wuerthele said.

  • "In Courtroom and Beyond, Software King Is at Risk," warned the front page of Sunday's Washington Post . The Los Angeles Times published a virtual obituary of Microsoft: "Its strategy of buying up rivals to absorb their technology no longer works as well as it has in the past, in part because of the greater likelihood of firmer antitrust scrutiny of such deals.

  • The immigration study, prepared by the Rand Corp. warns that the increasingly skill-based California economy cannot continue to absorb large flows of poorly educated immigrants and calls on Congress to: reduce new legal immigrant admissions to "a moderate range," allow the rate of immigration to fluctuate with general economic conditions, and add education levels and English proficiency as admission criteria.

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