Example sentences for: absorbed

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

  • I was absorbed by Ronin for an hour or so, but gradually realized that I was wearing De Niro's dyspeptic scowl.

  • He never becomes absorbed into the art world and its black-clad poseurs, always remaining a glassy-eyed outsider.

  • Both alpha- and gamma-tocopherol are absorbed from the intestine and secreted into chylomicrons equally well [ 6 7 ] . The selective retention of alpha-tocopherol in plasma is attributed to a number of factors such as the hepatic alpha-tocopherol transfer protein (alpha-TTP), which preferentially incorporates alpha-tocopherol (over gamma-tocopherol) into very low density lipoprotein [ 8 9 10 ] . Indeed, the affinity of the different forms of vitamin E for the alpha-TTP protein appears to be a primary determinant of their plasma levels [ 8 ] . In addition, there is evidence suggesting that gamma-tocopherol is preferentially catabolized to a water-soluble form (2,7, 8-trimethyl-2-(beta-carboxyethyl)-6-hydroxychroman or gamma-CEHC) by side chain oxidation [ 11 12 ] .

  • They are absorbed through the skin and prolonged exposure can cause blurry vision (dibasic esters are metabolized to formic acid).

  • These are followed by the Late, Macedonian, and Ptolemaic periods until Egypt was absorbed into the Roman Empire in the first century a.d.


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