alimentary canal


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alimentary canal

n.
The digestive tract.

alimentary canal

or

alimentary tract

n
(Anatomy) the tubular passage extending from the mouth to the anus, through which food is passed and digested

alimen′tary canal′


n.
a tubular passage functioning in the digestion and absorption of food and the elimination of food residue, beginning at the mouth and terminating at the anus.
[1755–65]

al·i·men·ta·ry canal

(ăl′ə-mĕn′tə-rē)

alimentary canal

(or gastrointestinal tract) The digestive tract: a tube with its ends at the mouth and the anus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alimentary canal - tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anusalimentary canal - tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
digestive system, gastrointestinal system, systema alimentarium, systema digestorium - the system that makes food absorbable into the body
stomach, tum, tummy, breadbasket - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
enteron - the alimentary canal (especially of an embryo or a coelenterate)
esophagus, gullet, oesophagus, gorge - the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
small intestine - the longest part of the alimentary canal; where digestion is completed
large intestine - beginning with the cecum and ending with the rectum; includes the cecum and the colon and the rectum; extracts moisture from food residues which are later excreted as feces
pharynx, throat - the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone
Translations
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tráviaca rúra

alimentary canal

ntubo digerente
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