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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Example sentences from the Web for half-digested
Not his own: just half-digested ideas, and he probably finds it pretty difficult to listen to them at all.Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker|Marguerite Bryant
Mammoths have been discovered frozen in the ice with half-digested tropical plants in their stomach.The Time Traders|Andre Norton
Their half-digested remains have sometimes suggested the announcement of strange specific forms of cholera germs.
A serious examination of this bundle of half-digested opinions was in itself absurd.Alexander Pope|Leslie Stephen
All half-digested food should be removed from snakes and animals.