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al·i·men·ta·ry

 (ăl′ə-mĕn′tə-rē, -trē)
adj.
1. Concerned with food, nutrition, or digestion.
2. Providing nourishment.

alimentary

(ˌælɪˈmɛntərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
1. of or relating to nutrition
2. (Physiology) providing sustenance or nourishment
3. (Law) Scots law free from the claims of creditors: an alimentary trust.

al•i•men•ta•ry

(ˌæl əˈmɛn tə ri)

adj.
1. concerned with the function of nutrition; nutritive.
2. pertaining to food.
3. providing sustenance or maintenance.
[1605–15; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.alimentary - of or providing nourishmentalimentary - of or providing nourishment; "good nourishing stew"
wholesome - conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"

alimentary

adjective
1. Of or relating to food or nutrition:
2. Providing nourishment:
Translations
غِذائِي
zažívací ústrojí
fordøjelseskanal
meltingarvegur
virškinimo traktas
barības vads
sindirim borusu

alimentary

[ˌælɪˈmentərɪ]
A. ADJalimenticio
B. CPD alimentary canal Ntubo m digestivo

alimentary

adj (Anat) → Verdauungs-; alimentary canalVerdauungskanal m

alimentary

[ˌælɪˈmɛntərɪ] adjalimentare

alimentary

(ӕliˈmentəri) : alimentary canal
the passage for the digestion of food in animals, including the gullet, stomach and intestines.

al·i·men·ta·ry

a. alimenticio-a, rel. a los alimentos;
___ tracttubo digestivo, tracto ___.

alimentary

adj alimentario
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One thing is certain, that in the year 615 before Jesus Christ, Necos undertook the works of an alimentary canal to the waters of the Nile across the plain of Egypt, looking towards Arabia.
Numerous cases could be given amongst the lower animals of the same organ performing at the same time wholly distinct functions; thus the alimentary canal respires, digests, and excretes in the larva of the dragon-fly and in the fish Cobites.
If Josette, when dressing her, chanced to discover a little pimple on the still satiny shoulders of mademoiselle, it became the subject of endless inquiries as to the various alimentary articles of the preceding week.
each package should contain a printed list of the ingredients, together with a detailed nutritional information analyses data, with the mean composition per 100g of the product in terms of energy value, amounts of protein, carbohydrates, fats, alimentary fibre and minerals especially sodium and potassium, printed in one of the languages as specified in labelling, presentation and advertising of foodstuffs regulations~ i.
Because of numerous supranuclear vacuoles of the epithelial cells, only a few goblet cells could be differentiated in posterior parts of alimentary channel, with their weakly reaction to AB (pH 2.
D, ACVIM, at Texas A&M University will lead the study on IBD and low-grade alimentary lymphoma, which often requires surgery to obtain intestinal biopsies.
Alimentary tract duplication is a rare congenital abnormality that can present in any portion of the GI tract.
Nonavailability of food or starvation lasting for short period does not affect the alimentary tract or health of the individual.
Gastrointestinal duplication covers a wide variety of lesions throughout the alimentary tract, which can either be cystic or tubular, occurring at any level, from the base of the tongue to the anus.
Through these cards, the local government channel provides subsidies under the National Alimentary Security Plan.
When we went into the upper alimentary tract, it was very clear that they were utterly fascinated by its beauty" - Fertility expert Lord (Robert) Winston.
The first paper on the gluten-degrading effect of the ANPEP enzyme was published earlier this year in Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.