Examples from the Web for imbibition
The endocardium may be stained from the imbibition of blood.
I proceeded with the imbibition of Father McPhilpin's excellent tea.Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
The inner surface of the great vessels at the base of the heart is stained by imbibition.
This is especially the case when the imbibition of the cell wall is one-sided, and causes a bending of the cell.The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
The campaigner spoke of a very little affecting her as if she were alluding to the imbibition of gin, or some other stimulant.Caught in a Trap|John C. Hutcheson