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engrossing

[en-groh-sing] /ɛnˈgroʊ sɪŋ/
adjective
1.
fully occupying the mind or attention; absorbing:
I'm reading the most engrossing book.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; engross + -ing2
Related forms
engrossingly, adverb
nonengrossing, adjective
nonengrossingly, adverb
unengrossing, adjective
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