Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. digestus, p. p. of digerere, to separate, arrange, dissolve, digest; di- = dis-, + gerere, to bear, carry, wear. See Jest
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. digesta, neut. pl. of digestus, pa.p. of digerĕre, to carry apart, to arrange.
I have known him to be so hungry that he would eat frozen apples and corn which he could not digest.
"The Wit of a Duck and Other Papers" by John Burroughs
Cabbage is rendered much more difficult of digestion by cooking.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
Fish is liked by most persons, is more easily digested than meat and is nourishing.
"Checking the Waste" by Mary Huston Gregory
Define digestible protein; digestible carbohydrates, digestible fat.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
Their appetite is poor, their digestion is feeble, their prostration is pronounced.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)" by Grant Hague
Then, there may be plenty of food but not the kind it can digest.
"The Wonder Island Boys: Adventures on Strange Islands" by Roger Thompson Finlay
ORGANS OF DIGESTION AND RESPIRATION.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
It is an excellent food, being easily digested and easily prepared.
"No Animal Food" by Rupert H. Wheldon
Nothing is more sure to produce a disordered digestion, than the habit of irregular eating or drinking.
"The Education of American Girls" by Anna Callender Brackett
It is important to keep the digestion in order and the bowels should be carefully regulated as a means to this end.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
The digestion of Milton
Was unequal to Stilton.
He was only feeling so-so
When he wrote Il Penseroso
"Clerihew – Milton" by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
"Who's the Knight-Mayor?" I cried. Instead
Of answering my question,
"Well, if you don't know THAT," he said,
"Either you never go to bed,
Or you've a grand digestion!
"Phantasmagoria Canto V (" by Lewis Carroll
The thought it was one too wo-begone
For a Queen's digestive powers:
She had never a wink of sleep that night;
She had time to think, by the morning light,
Of the world a "State" devours.
"The Royal Bounty" by Ernest Jones
The savages went naked and no doubt digested fruit,
And when they longed for partridge all they had to do was shoot.
But it may be Mrs. Savage was extravagant in paint
And all the little Savages made juvenile complaint.
"Expenses" by Gamaliel Bradford
Oh, Nancy, lovely Nancy, you know you cannot go,
The squatters have given orders "no women shall do so;"
Besides, your delicate stomach, love, is not equal unto mine,
To digest the ram-stag mutton on the banks of Riverine.
"Banks of Riverine" by Anonymous Oceania
"For all the minds that went to make us
Are dust if folk like you forsake us,
And they can only live again
By virtue of your kindling brain;
In magice print they packed their best:
Come - try their wisdom to digest. . . ."
"My Library" by Robert W Service
The latest Deerhunter album, Halcyon Digest, leaked earlier this week and has been impressing and surprising people ever since.
The handouts are "digest size" (5" x 7") and have a "For more information, contact".
If you happened to be in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina recently, and were struck from the sky by chunks of partially digested food, it probably wasn't a large bird with some sort of stomach ailment that did you in.
Maud Gonne by Samuel Levenson Reader's Digest Press, 436 pp.
(It's also the first major headphones launch for Monster since HTC took over the Dre line last year, and priced at a similarly digestible $249.
Hadassah Establishes Integrated Institute for Liver and Digestive Tract Diseases.
Our Power Rankings were delayed a day this week as we digested the trade deadline's possible impact on the contenders.
In one trip, honeybees visit 100 to 1,500 blossoms to fill their honey crop, an organ separate from their digestive stomach that is used to transport nectar.
Among the specials this month are $2,000 for the Hot Spring "ARIA," Consumer Digests Best Buy for a hot tub.
Mind-body techniques show real promise when it comes to easing the pain of some digestive disorders.
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Dog With Digestion Problem Eats in Customized High Chair and Needs New Home (more).
Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms, treatment for this common digestive disorder.
All men occasionally get heartburn and indigestion , especially after big meals — but some of us get this digestive problem very frequently.
Most digestive problems can originate in the stomach, the small intestine or both.
To this day, RXTE is providing a veritable ﬂood of timing information that is still only partially digested.
A review of rapid X-ray variability in X-ray binaries
As the title already indicates this article is intended to provide an easy-to-digest overview of the construction of auxiliary matrices and their relation to the special symmetries at roots of unity.
Representation Theory and Baxter's TQ equation for the six-vertex model. A pedagogical overview
The ﬁfth preprint (Marochnik and Suchkov, 1968e) was the English digest of the theory that was given in the ﬁrst four preprints.
West-Side Story (On the History of Density-Wave Spiral Theories in the 1960s)
Indeed, digesting the leftovers may be an important secondary evolutionary process, operating alongside the primary hierarchical merging process.
Galaxy Collisions - Dawn of a New Era
For this reason the VeriﬁcationCode is a digest of the vote and of the time of the vote, in such a way that the voter can recompute the digest using as ingredients her vote and the timestamp.
A modular eballot system - V0.6