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alimentary

relating to food or nutrition: alimentary canal
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elementary – pertaining to elements, or first principles: elementary grammar; simple, easy facts: It’s elementary, Dr. Watson.
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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.
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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.
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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]
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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"
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alimentary

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

alimentary

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

adj (Anat) → Verdauungs-; alimentary canalVerdauungskanal m
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alimentary

[ˌælɪˈmɛntərɪ] adjalimentare
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alimentary

(ӕliˈmentəri) : alimentary canal
the passage for the digestion of food in animals, including the gullet, stomach and intestines.
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al·i·men·ta·ry

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

adj alimentario
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