As nouns the difference between absorption and abetalipoproteinemia
is that absorption
is absorption (act or process of absorbing, either liquid or light) while abetalipoproteinemia
is a rare autosomal recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble vitamins from food.
The act or process of absorbing or of being absorbed as,
# (obsolete) engulfing; swallowing up, as of bodies or land.
# assimilate; incorporation.
- ''the absorption of a smaller tribe into a larger
# (chemistry, physics) the imbibing or reception by molecular or chemical action, of radiant energy; the process of being neutrons being absorbed by the nucleus; interception.
- the absorption of bodies in a whirlpool
# (physiology) in living organisms, the process by which the materials of growth and nutrition are absorbed and conveyed to the tissues and organs; taking in by various means, such as by osmosis.
- the absorption of light, heat, electricity, etc.
Entire engrossment or occupation of the mind. [ ]
- absorption in some employment
(electrical engineering) The retaining of electrical energy for a short time after it has been introduced to the dielectric.
The taking on of by a shipping company of special charges by another without price increase.
The natural lessening of radio waves due to atmospheric interference.
A rare autosomal recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble vitamins from food.
* Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome