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EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīgerere, present active infinitive of dīgerō (I separate, I distribute).

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digerir (first-person singular present digereixo, past participle digerit)

  1. to arrange, to bring in order
  2. to digest
    Synonym: pair
  3. to handle, to cope with

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīgerere (to separate; to distribute).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

digerir (past participle digerido)

  1. to digest (to break down and absorb food in the alimentary canal)
    Vacas conseguem digerir grama.
    Cows can digest grass.
  2. (figuratively) to digest (to think over and arrange methodically in the mind)
    Não conseguia digerir a information.
    He couldn’t digest the information.
  3. (figuratively) to deal with; to come to terms with; to cope
    Ele ainda não digeriu a morte da mãe.
    He still hasn’t come to terms with his mother’s death.
  4. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of digerir
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of digerir
  6. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of digerir
  7. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of digerir

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīgero (separate, distribute).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dixeˈɾiɾ/, [d̪ixeˈɾiɾ]

VerbEdit

digerir (first-person singular present digiero, first-person singular preterite digerí, past participle digerido)

  1. to digest

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  • Rule: e becomes a ie in stressed syllables and i in certain conjugations.

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