Diest vs Digest - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between diest and digest
is that diest
is while digest
is to distribute or arrange methodically; to work over and classify; to reduce to portions for ready use or application.
As a noun digest is
that which is digested; especially, that which is worked over, classified, and arranged under proper heads or titles.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To distribute or arrange methodically; to work over and classify; to reduce to portions for ready use or application.
- to digest laws
- joining them together and digesting them into order
To separate (the food) in its passage through the alimentary canal into the nutritive and nonnutritive elements; to prepare, by the action of the digestive juices, for conversion into blood; to convert into chyme.
To think over and arrange methodically in the mind; to reduce to a plan or method; to receive in the mind and consider carefully; to get an understanding of; to comprehend.
* Sir H. Sidney
- We have cause to be glad that matters are so well digested .
- Feelingly digest the words you speak in prayer.
* Book of Common Prayer
- How shall this bosom multiplied digest / The senate's courtesy?
To bear comfortably or patiently; to be reconciled to; to brook.
- Grant that we may in such wise hear them [the Scriptures], read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them.
(chemistry) To soften by heat and moisture; to expose to a gentle heat in a boiler or matrass, as a preparation for chemical operations.
To undergo digestion.
- I never can digest the loss of most of Origen's works.
(medicine, obsolete, intransitive) To suppurate; to generate pus, as an ulcer.
(medicine, obsolete, transitive) To cause to suppurate, or generate pus, as an ulcer or wound.
(obsolete) To ripen; to mature.
* Jeremy Taylor
- Food digests well or badly.
(obsolete) To quieten or abate, as anger or grief.
- well-digested fruits
* (distribute or arrange methodically) arrange, sort, sort out
* (separate food in the alimentary canal)
* (think over and arrange methodically in the mind) sort out
* (undergo digestion)
That which is digested; especially, that which is worked over, classified, and arranged under proper heads or titles
A compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged; a summary of laws.
- Comyn's Digest
Any collection of articles, as an Internet mailing list "digest " including a week's postings, or a magazine arranging a collection of writings.
- the United States Digest
- Reader's Digest is published monthly.
(cryptography) The result of applying a hash function to a message.
- The weekly email digest contains all the messages exchanged during the past week.
* (compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged) The term is applied in a general sense to the of Justinian, but is also specially given by authors to compilations of laws on particular topics.