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noun 
  1. (obsolete) Gradual destruction or disintegration; wasting away.
    • 1658: Christians abhorred this way of obsequies ...; affecting rather a depositure than , and properly submitting unto the sentence of God " Sir Thomas Browne, Urne-Burial (Penguin 2005, p. 6)
Etymology: From Latin absumptionem. Compare absume.


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