As a verb utilizing
As a noun consumption is
the act of consuming something.
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.