Definition of Digestive. Meaning of Digestive. Synonyms of Digestive
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Definition of Digestive
DigestiveDigestive Di*gest"ive, a. [F. digestif, L. digestivus.]
Pertaining to digestion; having the power to cause or promote
digestion; as, the digestive ferments.
Digestive cheese and fruit there sure will be. --B.
Digestive apparatus, the organs of food digestion, esp. the
alimentary canal and glands connected with it.
Digestive salt, the chloride of potassium.
Digestive Di*gest"ive, n.
1. That which aids digestion, as a food or medicine.
That digestive [a cigar] had become to me as
necessary as the meal itself. --Blackw. Mag.
(a) A substance which, when applied to a wound or ulcer,
promotes suppuration. --Dunglison.
(b) A tonic. [R.]
Meaning of Digestive from wikipedia
to: Digestion, biological process
Digestif, small beverage
at the end of a meal Digestive
biscuit, a British
- A digestive
biscuit, sometimes described
as a sweet-meal biscuit, is a semi-sweet biscuit
in Scotland. The digestive
- Digestive enzymes
are a group
down polymeric macromolecules
into their smaller building
blocks, in order
to facilitate their
- The human digestive system consists
of the gastrointestinal tract
plus the accessory organs
(the tongue, salivary
glands, pancreas, liver...
- GIT, digestive
canal) is the tract
from the mouth
to the **** which includes
all the organs
of the digestive
of food into smaller pieces which
enzymes. Mechanical digestion takes place
in mouth through
juice, or stomach
acid, is a digestive fluid formed within
lining. With a pH between
1 and 3, gastric
- Digestive Diseases
and Sciences, formerly known
as the American Journal
Diseases, is a monthly
peer-reviewed journal focusing
- The pancreas
is an organ
of the digestive system
and endocrine system
of vertebrates. In humans, it is located
in the abdomen behind
- Digestive system neoplasms
are tumors which affect
include: esophageal cancer gastric cancer small intestinal cancer
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