Dictionary

  Definition of gastrointestinal tract
  1. tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
Similar Words: alimentary canal, alimentary tract, digestive tube, digestive tract, GI tract

 

Hyponyms: enteron

 

Part Meronyms: digestive system, gastrointestinal system, systema alimentarium, systema digestorium

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
lax means emptying easily or excessively; "loose bowels"; lacking in rigor or strictness; "such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable"; "lax in attending cl... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z