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Definition 1: the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for uptake in the sense of this definition

(uptake is a kind of ...) an organic process that takes place in the body

"respiratory activity"

(... is a kind of uptake ) the act of consuming food

(... is a kind of uptake ) the act of swallowing

"one swallow of the liquid was enough" "he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips"

(... is a kind of uptake ) the act of sucking

(... is a kind of uptake ) the act of consuming liquids

Definition 2: a process of taking up or using up or consuming - [noun denoting process]

Samples where uptake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they developed paper napkins with a greater uptake of liquids

(uptake is a kind of ...) a process in which human beings are involved

(... is a kind of uptake ) a process of using up or consuming again

"psychopharmacologists discovered that amine reuptake is a process that inactivates monoamine neurotransmitters"

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