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parotid
sublingual
sigmoid
vitamins
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tongue
teeth
taste
swallow
sour
sweet
bitter
salty
salivary glands
saliva
rectum
pharynx
pancreas
mouth
mastication
lubrication
liver
large intestine
jejunum
intestines
ileum
hard palate
grinding
glands
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food
feces
esophagus
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duodenum
digestive
descending colon
colon
chew
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ascending colon
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The Digestive System Crossword

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chemical compounds that results from digestion od complex protein. Amino Acids
yellowish-brown to greenish fluid secreted by the liver and in the gallbladder; aids in fat digestion bile
another word for your intestine bowel
semisolid mass of partially digested food and gastric juices that passes from the stomach to the small intestine chyme
major portion of the large intestine colon
conversion of food into nutrients for the body and into waste products for relase from the body. digestion
protein that causes chemical charges in substances in the digestive tract enyme
part from the of alimentary canal from the pharynx to the stomach. esophagus
organ on lower suface of the liver ;stores bile gallbladder
place where reabsorbtion takes place large intestine
cavity in the face in which food and water is ingested mouth
digstive organ that secretes digestive fluids, endocrine gland that regulates blood sugar pancreas
bottom portion of large intestine: connected to the anal cavaity rectum
fluid secreted by salivary glands saliva
glands in the mouth that secrete fluids that aid in breaking down food salivary gland
passing of nutrients into the bloodsteam absorbtion
organ importantin digestive and metabolic system functions; secretes bile liver
coordinated, rythmic contractions of smooth muscel that forces food through the digestive tract. peristalsis
another word for feces stool
another word for pharynx throat
fleshy part of the mouth that moves food during mastication tongue
loose, watery stool diarrhea
feeling sick in the stomach nausea
cone-shaped projection hanging down from soft palate uvula
folds on stomach ining rugae

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Human Digestive System Crossword

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Finger-like structures on the small intestine villi
Part of digestive system, but not used for digestion Appendix
Ascending, Transversal, and Descending are part of what Large intestine
Muscular tube responsible for getting food to stomach Esophagus
Another name for digestive system Alimentary canal
Type of digestion responsible for physical processing of food Mechanical
One set of salivary glands Sublingular
This allows the passage of food to the esophagus Pharynx
Where are proteins chemically digested into chains of amino acids Stomach
First part of small intestine Duodenum
Produces bile and helps digest lipids Liver
Found under the liver, and it's only function is to store bile Gall Bladder
Temporarily stores feces before it is eliminated Rectum
Produces insulin and glucagon Pancreas
Ingestion, Digestion, Elimination, and what are the stages of food processing Absorption
This amylase is used to break down starches in the oral canal Salivary

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Digestive System Crossword

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Opening for digestive system Mouth
Type of digestion that uses the teeth Mechanical
Releases enzymes to break down food Saliva
Carries food from mouth to stomach Esophagus
Around 20ft long Small intestine
About five feet long absorbs water and minerals large intestine
Infection of the liver Hepatitis
Enlarged section of the alimentary canal, between the esophagus and the small intestine Stomach
Largest gland in the body Liver
External opening of the anal canal Anus
Small sac near liver Gall bladder
Gland that is dorsal to stomach Pancreas
Structures in the mouth that physically break down food by chewing Teeth
Glands of mouth that produce Silvia Salivary glands
First part of the small intestine connects the pylorus and the jejunum Duodenum
Thick sticky fluid decorated by mucous membrane Mucous
Varicosu veins of the anal canal or anus Hemorrhoid
Blood vessel that carries blood away from heart Arteries
Tiny blood vessel that connects a arterioles and venuoes and allows for exchange for nutrients and gases Capillaries
Type of fat in blood. Received from eating foods such as butter, meat, eggs, etc. Cholesterol

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Digestive System Word Search

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bile
gallbladder
appendix
cecum
sigmoid
pancreas
liver
insulin
villi
ileum
jejunum
duodenum
pepsin
fundus
mastication
peristalsis
parotid
digestion
excretion
salivary glands

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The Digestive System Crossword

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to chew (food) mastication
constriction and relaxation of the muscles of the intestine peristalsis
virtually colorless acidic fluid secreted by the stomach glands gastric juices
greenish-brown alkaline fluid that aids digestion and is secreted by the liver bile
a lesion in the lining (mucosa) of the digestive tract peptic ulcer
a serious medical condition in which the appendix becomes inflamed and painful appendicitis
each of a set of hard, bony enamel-coated structures in the jaws teeth
muscular organ in the mouth of a mammal, used for tasting tongue
any of various glands that discharge a fluid secretion and especially saliva into the mouth cavity salivary glands
a flap of cartilage at the root of the tongue epiglottis
the membrane-lined cavity behind the nose and mouth pharynx
the part of the alimentary canal that connects the throat to the stomach esophagus
the internal organ in which the major part of the digestion of food occurs stomach
a large gland behind the stomach that secretes digestive enzymes pancreas
the cecum, colon, and rectum collectively large intestine
the part of the intestine that runs between the stomach and the large intestine small intestine
tube-shaped sac attached to and opening into the lower end of the large intestine appendix
the final section of the large intestine rectum
the opening at the end of the alimentary canal through which solid waste matter leaves the body anus

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Digestive System Word Search

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Absorption
Anatomy
Anus
Bacteria
Bile
Cecum
Chyme
Colon
Duodenum
Enzymes
Epiglottis
Esophagus
Gallbladder
Ileum
Jejunum
Liver
Pancreas
Small intestine
Stomach
Tongue

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Digestive System Word Search

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Ileum
Gallbladder
Ulcer
Lipase
Uvula
Pancreas
Saliva
Jejunum
Duodenum
Bile
Appendix
Colon
Large intestine
Small intestine
Esophagus
Stomach
Pharnyx
Rectum
Villi
Mastication

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Digestive system Crossword

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a long folded tube inside the body attached to the stomach where nutrients in the food are absorbed small intestine
a part of your throat that acts like a gateway sending air into the lungs and food down into the stomach pharynx
the place where waste is stored before it leaves the body rectum
the tube that connects the stomach to the mouth esophagus
muscle in your mouth that is used for pushing food around tongue
after being swallowed, food goes to this place where it is mixed with acid Stomach
the tube after the small intestine where liquid is absorbed Large Intestine
these are used to chew food Teeth
a slippery liquid that makes food easy to swallow and helps break the food down Saliva
this produces bile that goes into the small intestine and help digest the food Liver
Another name for the large intestine Colon
External GI tract opening at end of the anal canal. Anus
The region of the small intestine where the majority of digestion and absorption take place DUODENUM
The longest section of the small intestines, also the middle section JEJUNUM
A sac like structure on the inferior side of the liver that stores and concentrates bile. GALL BLADDER
A small blind tube, containing lymph nodules, attached to the cecum is called the ___ appendix VERMIFORM
The multitude of finger like projections found in the small intestine folds that contain cells of secretion and absorption. Villi
Glands that secrete digestive enzymes and mucus into the oral cavity. SALIVARY
A complex organ located in the curvature of the duodenum composed of both endocrine and exocrine tissue. PANCREAS
The alternate contractions and relaxation of the longitudinal and circular layers of smooth muscle in the GI tract. PERISTALSIS
A muscular tube about 9 meters long that passes through the body's ventral cavity. ALIMENTARY
is the uppermost and largest region of the coxal bone, ilium
the fleshy, flexible part toward the back of the roof of the mouth. soft plate
the bony front part of the palate. hard plate
a group of organs working together to convert food into energy and basic nutrients to feed the entire body. digestive system

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Digestive System Crossword

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Process the nutrients absorbed by the small intestine. Liver
Stores and concentrates bile. Gall Bladder
Receives the partially digested foods and prepares it for the small intestines. Duodenum
Carries feces from the cecum to the transverse colon. Ascending Colon
Absorbs Vitamin B12, bile salts, and thing that's were not taken in by the Jejunum. Ileum
Sends out acids and enzymes to digest the food. Stomach
Digestive juices made by the ______ are sent into small intestines to break down the food even more. Pancreas
Bacteria break down the foods in a process called fermentation, the water and nutrients are taken away and feces start to form. Transverse Colon
Store the parts of the digested foods until they go to the rectum. Descending Colon
Most nutrients in food are absorbed by the _______. Jejunum
Store fecal wastes before they are able to leave the body. Sigmoid Colon
Sodium, potassium and chloride and indigestible foods are decomposed by anaerobic bacteria. Rectum
You chew and break down the food, your saliva also breaks it down in a way your body can consume it. Mouth

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Human Digestive System Crossword

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Finger-like structures on the small intestine Villi
Part of digestive system but not used for digesetion Appendix
Ascending, Transversal, and Descending, are a part of what? Large Intestine
Muscular tube responsible for getting food to stomach Esophagus
Another name for digestive system Alimentary Canal
Where are proteins chemically digested into chains of amino acids Stomach
First part of small intestine Duodenum
Found under the liver, and it's only function is to store bile Gallbladder
Temporarily stores feces before it is eliminated Rectum
Type of digestion responsible for physical processing of food Mechanical
Salivary gland located under tongue Sublingual
This allows the passage of food to the esophagus Pharynx
Produces bile and helps digest lipids Liver
Produces insulin and glucagon Pancreas
Ingestion, Digestion, Elimination, and what are the stages of food processing Absorption
This amylase is used to break down starches in the oral canal Salivary
Gland that is located just in front of and slightly below the ear Parotid
A flap of cartilage that closes the esophagus Epiglottis
Chewing is also known as Mastication
A mixture of water and small food particles that leave the stomach Chyme
A result of thin stomach lining Ulcers
Too little water is absorbed Diarrhea
Too much water is absorbed Constipation
A condition more common in children Appendicitis

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