process

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erosive process that reduces the size of glaciers ablation
(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium absorption
social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another absorption , assimilation
process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion absorption , assimilation
(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid absorption , soaking up
process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances abstraction , generalisation , generalization
process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group) accession
vein that accompanies the vertebral vein but passes through the foramen of the transverse process of the 7th cervical vertebra and empties into the brachiocephalic vein accessory vertebral vein , vena vertebralis accessoria
parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child accouchement , childbearing , childbirth , vaginal birth
process of assimilating new ideas into an existing cognitive structure acculturation , assimilation
process of introducing an acetyl group into a compound acetylation
industrial process for making graphite by heating a mixture of coke and clay Acheson process
process of becoming acid or being converted into an acid acidification
cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge acquisition , learning
process at the anterior end of a sperm cell that produces enzymes to facilitate penetration of the egg acrosome
process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings) action , activity , natural action , natural process
(mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral activating agent
energy that an atomic system must acquire before a process (such as an emission or reaction) can occur activation energy , energy of activation
organic process that takes place in the body activity , bodily function , bodily process , body process
sharp-pointed process especially a sting of a hymenopterous insect aculeus
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