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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Digestion \Di*ges"tion\ (?; 106), n. [F. digestion, L. digestio.] 1. The act or process of digesting; reduction to order; classification; thoughtful consideration. [1913 Webster] 2. (Physiol.) The conversion of food, in the stomach and intestines, into soluble and diffusible products, capable of being absorbed by the blood. [1913 Webster] 3. (Med.) Generation of pus; suppuration. [1913 Webster]