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Oxford dictionary definition of the word imbibe:
[with object] formal, often humorous
they were imbibing far too many pitchers of beer
absorb or assimilate (ideas or knowledge):
if one does not imbibe the culture one cannot succeed
chiefly Botany (especially of seeds) absorb (water) into ultramicroscopic spaces or pores.
Botany place (seeds) in water in order for them to absorb it.
noun (chiefly Botany)
late Middle English (in the senses ‘absorb or cause to absorb moisture’ and ‘take into solution’): from Latin imbibere, from in- ‘in’ + bibere ‘to drink’