consumption

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /kənˈsʌmp.ʃən/
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
consumption

Plural
none

(uncountable)

  1. Consumption is to consuming something.
    The fire's consumption of the forest caused changes in the air.
  2. Consumption is the amount of something consumed.
    The consumption of fuels by man is too high.

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