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  ( ingests    3rd person present)   ( ingesting    present participle)   ( ingested    past tense & past participle  ) When animals or plants ingest a substance, they take it into themselves, for example by eating or absorbing it.     (TECHNICAL)      verb  
...side effects occurring in fish that ingest this substance...      V n  
  ingestion      n-uncount  
Every ingestion of food can affect our mood or thinking processes.     
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ingestion, incest, infest, invest

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