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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: consumption(0.01144 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to consumption.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the process of taking food into the body through the mouth
(as by eating) [syn: ingestion, intake, uptake]
2: involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body
[syn: pulmonary tuberculosis, phthisis, wasting disease
, white plague]
3: (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy
needs or in manufacturing; “the consumption of energy has
increased steadily” [syn: economic consumption, usance,
use, use of goods and services]
4: the act of consuming something [syn: using up, expenditure]
English → English (gcide)
Consumption \Con*sump"tion\ (?; 215), n. [L. consumptio: cf. F.
1. The act or process of consuming by use, waste, etc.;
Every new advance of the price to the consumer is a
new incentive to him to retrench the quality of his
2. The state or process of being consumed, wasted, or
diminished; waste; diminution; loss; decay.
3. (Med.) A progressive wasting away of the body; esp., that
form of wasting, attendant upon pulmonary phthisis and
associated with cough, spitting of blood, hectic fever,
etc.; pulmonary phthisis; -- called also pulmonary consumption
Consumption of the bowels (Med.), inflammation and
ulceration of the intestines from tubercular disease.
Syn: Decline; waste; decay. See Decline.