alimentary canal, alimentary tract, digestive tube, digestive tract, gastrointestinal tract, GI tract(noun)
tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
System of organs within multicellular animals which takes in food, digests it to extract energy and nutrients, and expels the remaining waste.
The numerical value of digestive tract in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of digestive tract in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Just 2 to 20 percent of the iron in plant foods makes its way from your digestive tract into your blood, compared to 15 to 35 percent from heme animal-based iron.
Sauerkraut does more than give your burger a delicious flavor boost, it’s actually a good source of probiotics, aka the good bacteria that live in your gut. These bacteria contribute to the health of your gut and are essential for a healthy digestive tract and immune function. Certain things like an unhealthy diet, undue stress, or a harsh round of antibiotics can affect the balance and health of the probiotics in the stomach. So it’s important to feed your gut with natural sources of probiotics, like sauerkraut.
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- gastrointestinální trakt, trávicí trakt, zažívací traktCzech
- tubo digestivo, pasaje digestivoSpanish
- tube digestifFrench
- canáil an bhiaIrish
- apparato digerenteItalian
- tub digestiv, aparat digestivRomanian
- пищеварительный тракт, кишечникRussian
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