gastrointestinal tract

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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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The stomach is an expanded part of the digestive tube that lies beneath the diaphragm.
fortunei (whole and live) found in the digestive tube of the captured fish species.
Finally, its last remnants were removed, and she received a healthy digestive tube, from esophagus to anus.
A report commissioned by the prime minister found that most French people already consider wine as food, if food is defined as "a substance with nutritive components absorbed by the digestive tube.