verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- a systematic abstract of some body of law.
- the Digest, a collection in fifty books of excerpts, especially from the writings of the Classical Roman jurists, compiled by order of Justinian in the 6th century a.d.; the Pandects.
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If you want an overview of just the numbers, Natasha and I wrote a digest here.
Beyond speeding up the reading process, you can use digest tools to get edited highlights, and speed through documents, books, emails, and websites faster than before.
If you want to deal with a bunch of content at once, there’s Mailbrew, a smart digest service that covers a whole range of sources including email newsletters, Twitter, Reddit, and Google News.
Compared with tough chunks of tissue torn from adult starfish, very little genetic material from these easier-to-digest tidbits would probably make it through a fish’s gut.Fish poop exposes what eats the destructive crown-of-thorns starfish|Jake Buehler|June 8, 2020|Science News
Warfighting, its authors freely admitted, was essentially On War in digest form.
It is this kind of abortion narrative that is easiest for people to digest, and there are many cases like this.
Before you invoke images of a nation enjoying more indolence than industry, there is an uncomfortable statistic to digest.Obama’s Extravagant Summer Break? More Like, America’s Vacation-Deficit Disorder|Clive Irving|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other volunteers brought Southern Living, Outdoor Photographer, People, Golf Digest, and even a New Yorker.How I’ll End the War: Making Collage Art With Afghan Students|Nick Willard|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Food intolerance occurs when your body is unable to digest a certain component of a food, such as the protein called gluten.10 Reasons You’re Exhausted and What to Do About It|DailyBurn|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We are trying to digest the riffraff of the world, and can't do it, in spite of such incorrigible optimists as Judge Leslie.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Unlike those feathered Romans of the Decadence, we moderns settle for one meal at a sitting, and let it digest in peace.The Great Potlatch Riots|Allen Kim Lang
No doubt, it is possible to thoroughly digest all the requisite material, and then present it in a perfect, beautiful form.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
Of deeper interest was the act appointing a committee to make a digest of the laws, that they may be putt in print.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
He paused to digest this impossibility, then chattered briskly on.Ramsey Milholland|Booth Tarkington