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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ingest  \In*gest"\,  v.  t.  [L.  ingenium  p.  p.  of  ingerere  to  put 
  in  pref.  in-  in  +  gerere  to  bear.] 
  To  take  into  or  as  into  the  stomach  or  alimentary  canal. 
  --Sir  T.  Browne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ingest 
  v  1:  serve  oneself  to  or  consume  regularly;  "Have  another  bowl 
  of  chicken  soup!"  "I  don't  take  sugar  in  my  coffee" 
  [syn:  {consume},  {take  in},  {take},  {have}]  [ant:  {abstain}] 
  2:  take  up  as  of  knowledge  or  beliefs  [syn:  {absorb},  {assimilate}, 
  {take  in}] 




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