What does alimentary tract mean?

alimentary tract meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

Term is the system in the human body that handles the handling of food and vitamins in between the lips while the anus; may also be named the GI tract, the digestive tract, and/or gastrointestinal tract.

alimentary tract meaning in General Dictionary

tubular passage through of mucous membrane layer and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from lips to anus; functions in food digestion and eradication

Sentence Examples with the word alimentary tract

The alimentary tract consists of a straight tube running from the mouth to the anus without any convolutions; it is separable into three divisions: (I) a muscular oesophagus, which is often provided with cuticular teeth; (2) a cellular intestine; and (3) a short terminal rectum surrounded by muscular fibres.

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