Definition of 'digestion'
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They are also high in fibre, which is vital for good digestion and helps to reduce bloating. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are also packed with B vitamins for healthy nerves, iron for concentration and fibre for good digestion. The Sun (2016) Poor digestion stops us absorbing vitamins and minerals and can lead to illness. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We also introduce you to the best foods for good digestion and to protect against ageing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This destroyed the old theory that digestion was a process of fermentation. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)The pancreatic juice contains enzymes which continue the digestion of food arriving from the stomach. Biology Basic Facts (1982)They can improve digestion and enhance mental energy. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)It is difficult to lose weight if you have poor digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That was one too many for good digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Does this really help with weight loss or improve digestion? Times, Sunday Times (2008)It also might help with problems such as irritable bowel and poor digestion. The Sun (2011)If your digestion is good include raw salads as well. Body Odour (1994) Good digestion means that you feel healthy and have a flatter tummy and clearer skin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So it is hardly surprising that at this time of year we are particularly prone to poor digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And experts claim wellbeing bonuses from eating foods brimming with bacteria include better digestion and an improved immune system. The Sun (2015)Great for people with poor digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It strengthens the immune system, promotes digestion and inhibits the growth of bacteria in the mouth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They can cause allergies, digestion issues and also pile on weight. The Sun (2015)Does wonders for the digestion system but don't stand too close. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If this is not sufficient to improve digestion look at chapter 10 for further advice. Bad Breath (1994)Drink slowly, and mix well with the saliva in your mouth to ensure good digestion. Stay Well This Winter (1989)Herbal remedies include camomile tea, which aids poor digestion. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)It smells great, and peppermint oil improves digestion and is used commercially to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A little yeast can be good for the digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A further 10 per cent is used in the process of digestion. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'digestion'
British English: digestion /dɪˈdʒɛstʃən; daɪ-/ NOUN
Digestion is the process of digesting food.
Peppermint aids digestion.
- American English: digestion
- Arabic: هَضْم
- Brazilian Portuguese: digestão
- Chinese: 消化
- Croatian: probava
- Czech: trávení
- Danish: fordøjelse
- Dutch: spijsvertering
- European Spanish: digestión
- Finnish: ruoansulatus
- French: digestion
- German: Verdauung
- Greek: χώνευση
- Italian: digestione
- Japanese: 消化
- Korean: 소화 음식
- Norwegian: fordøyelse
- Polish: trawienie
- European Portuguese: digestão
- Romanian: digestie
- Russian: пищеварение
- Spanish: digestión
- Swedish: matsmältning
- Thai: การย่อย
- Turkish: sindirim
- Ukrainian: травлення
- Vietnamese: sự tiêu hóa
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