As nouns the difference between absorbition and consumption
is that absorbition
is (obsolete) absorption while consumption
is the act of consuming something.
* 1912 , Thomas Browne,
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne v. 1 , p. 331.
*:...empty into this Valley; but where to place that concurrence of Waters or place of its absorbition , there is no authentick decision.
The act of consuming something.
The amount consumed.
- The fire's consumption of the forest caused ecological changes.
(pathology) The wasting-away of the human body through disease.
(senseid)(pathology, dated) Pulmonary tuberculosis.
- gross national consumption
* autoconsumption, self-consumption.
* conspicuous consumption.