from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Defective or inadequate absorption of nutrients from the intestinal tract.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state arising from abnormality in digestion or absorption of food nutrients across the gastrointestinal tract.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. abnormal absorption of nutrients from the digestive tract
From mal- + absorption. (Wiktionary)