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
The numerical value of gi tract in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of gi tract in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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The soluble fiber in beans binds to cholesterol in the GI tract, which prevents it from being absorbed in the blood.
Cooking any vegetable softens the fiber and shrinks the portion as some of the water cooks out, so it takes up less space in the GI tract.
In the GI tract, fiber fills you up, but it doesn't get digested and absorbed into the blood stream where it either has to be burned or stored.
War consisteth not in battle only, or the act of fighting; but in a tract of time, wherein the will to contend by battle is sufficiently known.
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.
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