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bio
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2014-04-23 08:05:56
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  1. what is the muscular tube through which food passes and is 10m in length, subdivided into mouth to anus
    digestive tract
  2. what produce secretions, water, buffers, enzymes, etc.
    accessory organs
  3. what is the process foods and liquids to provide cells nutrients
    general function
  4. what is it when food and liquids enter tract via mouth
    ingestion
  5. what is the physical breakdown, teeth tearing, occurs in proximal part of tract, mixing and propulsion (movement)
    mechanical processing
  6. what is the chemical and enzymatic breakdown of food into small organic molecules
    digestion
  7. what have enzymes, acids, and buffers, occurs by accessory organs and along tract
    secretion
  8. what are the movement of organic molecules, electrolytes, vitamins, water, move across digestive epithelium and into interstitial fluid in digestive tract
    absorption
  9. what is dehydrate indigestible materials and organic wastes
    compaction
  10. what is the elimination of feces from the body
    defecation
  11. what is the inner lining and mucous membrane with glands
    muscosa
  12. what is dense, irregular connective tissue with large blood vessels and lymphatic vessels, may contain exocrine glands, which secrete buffers and enzymes
    submucosa
  13. what have two layer of smooth muscle inner: circular muscle and outer: longitudinal, used for movement of material
    muscularis externa
  14. what is the outer covering and along most portions of tract
    serosa

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