The progress of absorption is measured in decades, even centuries.
Ramsay was jerked out of his absorption in the net by two shrill blasts.
The only hope of the Irish people is their absorption in America.
Every change in the arrangement of the particles he found was accompanied by a definite evolution or an absorption of heat.
Who knows but even thus is his absorption in God accomplished?
As he angrily struck another course he realized for the first time how complete his absorption in Ahma had become.
If his absorption was simply in his flying machine, she could wait.
In this way he showed that the bark was not necessary for the absorption or transmission of water.
Her absorption had peopled the world for her with four people at most.
For that he was unconsciously preparing himself by his absorption in the panorama of existence.
absorption ab·sorp·tion (əb-sôrp'shən, -zôrp'-)
The taking in or incorporation of something, such as a gas, a liquid, light, or heat.