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
- The human digestive system consists
of the gastrointestinal tract
plus the accessory organs
(the tongue, salivary
glands, pancreas, liver...
- A digestive
biscuit, sometimes described
as a sweet-meal biscuit, is a semi-sweet biscuit
in Scotland, and is po****r worldwide. The digestive...
- Digestive enzymes
are a group
down polymeric macromolecules
into their smaller building
blocks, in order
to facilitate their
- The gastrointestinal tract
tract, GI tract, GIT, gut, or alimentary
canal) is an organ system within humans
enzymes. In chemical
digestion, enzymes break
down food into the small molecules
the body can use. In the human digestive
juice, or stomach
acid, is a digestive fluid formed
in the stomach
and is composed
acid (HCl), pot****ium chloride...
- The pancreas
is an organ
of the digestive system
and endocrine system
of vertebrates. In humans, it is located
in the abdomen behind
that their complex
is a means
to slow digestive
p****age and increase digestive
have three-chambered stomachs...
- Digestive system neoplasms
are tumors which affect
include: esophageal cancer gastric cancer small intestinal cancer
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