Definition of Digestible

1. Adjective. Capable of being converted into assimilable condition in the alimentary canal.




Definition of Digestible

1. a. Capable of being digested.

Definition of Digestible

1. Adjective. Capable of being digested. ¹

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Definition of Digestible

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Digestible

digenetic
digenite
digenites
digerati
digermane
digermanes
digest
digestant
digested
digestedly
digester
digesters
digestibilities
digestibility
digestible (current term)
digestibleness
digestif
digestifs
digesting
digestion
digestions
digestive
digestive apparatus
digestive biscuit
digestive enzymes
digestive fever
digestive fluid
digestive gland
digestive glycosuria

Literary usage of Digestible

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1. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"120, 1909) n,s follows :— The analyses give the digestible as distinct from the total constituents of the wheat, and in the last column but one the value of ..."

2. Elements of Agriculture by George Frederick Warren (1920)
"In general, the grain feeds are much more digestible than roughage—hay, straw, etc. ... digestible Nutrients in Feeds. By combining the above table with the ..."

3. Animal Husbandry for Schools by Merritt Wesley Harper (1919)
"The following table from Henry's " Feeds and Feeding," eleventh edition, gives a very complete list of American feeding stuffs and their digestible ..."

4. The Book of Corn: A Complete Treatise Upon the Culture, Marketing and Uses edited by Herbert Myrick (1904)
"As has already been shown by the tables of composition and digestible nutrients, corn contains a very large quantity of carbonaceous matter in proportion to ..."

5. Feeds and Feeding Abridged by William Arnon Henry, Frank Barron Morrison (1915)
"The total digestible nutrients given in the fifth column is the sum of the digestible crude protein, the digestible carbohydrates, and the digestible "fat X ..."

6. Fundamentals of Agriculture edited by James Edward Halligan (1912)
"The digestible fiber is generally added to the digestible nitrogen free extract and called digestible carbohydrates. In this case, then, ..."

7. Agricultural Arithmetic by George Clinton Shutts, Wilbert Walter Weir (1916)
"100 pounds of germ oil meal contain 42.6 pounds of digestible carbohydrates* and 10.4 pounds of digestible fat. Express the total amount of carbohydrates ..."

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