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di·gest·i·ble

 (dī-jĕs′tə-bəl, dĭ-)
adj.
Readily or easily digested: digestible meals.

di·gest′i·bil′i·ty n.
di·gest′i·bly adv.

digestible

(dɪˈdʒɛstəbəl; daɪ-)
adj
(Cookery) capable of being digested or easy to digest
diˌgestiˈbility, diˈgestibleness n
diˈgestibly adv

di•gest•i•ble

(dɪˈdʒɛs tə bəl, daɪ-)

adj.
capable of being readily digested.
[1350–1400; < Late Latin]
di•gest`i•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.digestible - capable of being converted into assimilable condition in the alimentary canal
comestible, eatable, edible - suitable for use as food
indigestible - digested with difficulty
Translations
قابِل للهَضْم
stravitelný
fordøjelig
emészthetõ
meltanlegur
stráviteľný
sindirilebilir

digestible

[dɪˈdʒestəbl] ADJ
1. [food] → digerible
easily digestiblefácil de digerir
2. (= understandable) [information] → asimilable, fácil de digerir
he presents the information in an easily digestible formpresenta la información de un modo fácil de digerir or fácilmente asimilable

digestible

[daɪˈdʒɛstəbəl dɪˈdʒɛstəbəl] adj
[food] → digestible
[idea, information] → facile à assimiler

digestible

adjverdaulich

digestible

[dɪˈdʒɛstəbl] adjdigeribile

digest

(daiˈdʒest) verb
1. to break up (food) in the stomach etc and turn it into a form which the body can use. The invalid had to have food that was easy to digest.
2. to take in and think over (information etc). It took me some minutes to digest what he had said.
noun
summary; brief account. a digest of the week's news.
diˈgestible adjective
able to be digested. This food is scarcely digestible.
diˈgestion (-tʃən) noun
1. the act of digesting food.
2. the ability of one's body to digest food. poor digestion.
diˈgestive (-tiv) adjective
of digestion. the human digestive system.

digestible

adj digerible, digestible
References in classic literature ?
Without any aid from the science of cookery, he was immediately employed, in common with his fellows, in gorging himself with this digestible sustenance.
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That said, everything about Postcolonial Melancholia, a collection of four Wellek Library Lectures in critical theory delivered at the University of California, Irvine, is largely digestible, though only for the dedicated masticator.
The one-minute sculpture, Austrian artist Erwin Wurm's trademark form, is as easily identifiable and digestible as a brand name.
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