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verb [transitive] digest pronunciation in British English /daɪˈdʒest/
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present tense
present participledigesting
past tensedigested
past participledigested

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  1. 1
    when your stomach digests food, it changes it into the substances that your body needs
    Cheese can be difficult to digest.
  2. 2
    to understand information when there is a lot of it or it is difficult or unexpected
    There was a pause while she digested this piece of news.
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the buying and selling of human organs

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