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Alimentary: Concerning food, nourishment, and the organs of digestion. From the Latin alimentum meaning nourishment.Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=25975
[ Latin alimentarius
, from alimentum
: confer French alimentaire
.] Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary
substances. Alimentary canal
, the entire channel, extending fro...
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<gastroenterology> Pertaining to food or nutritive material or to the organs of digestion. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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alimental adjective of or providing nourishment; `good nourishing stew`
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(al″ә-men´tәr-e) pertaining to or caused by food or nutritive material.
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• (a.) Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary substances.
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pertaining to food or nutritive material, or to the organs of digestion.
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alimentary The Alimentary Canal The digestion and absorption of food take place in a muscular tube that runs for over thirty feet (about nine meters) from the mouth to the anus. This is the digestive tract, sometimes referred to as the alimentary canal because we take our aliment (food) through it. It takes about fifteen hours for food to complete...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: al-i-men′ter-ē Definitions: 1. Relating to food or nutrition.
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The alimentary canal is the channel in an animal through which food passes.
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adjective, Latin alimentum = food, e.g., alimentary canal.
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Another term for the gut or intestinal tract. The alimentary tract runs from the mouth, through the esophagus to the stomach, duodenum, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, and anus.
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of or providing nourishment
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