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The alimentary canal is supplied with rich plexuses beneath the epithelium, often as a superficial plexus in the mucosa and a deeper submucosal plexus. Cul-de-sacs extend into the filiform papillæ of the tongue and the villi of the small intestine.

Lining the alimentary canal are collections of mucosa-associated lymphatic tissues (MALT) that form lymphatic nodules. Clusters of lymphatic nodules are also deep to the lining of the alimentary canal.

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Accessory organs to the alimentary canal include the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. The liver secretes bile into the small intestine via the biliary system, employing the gallbladder as a reservoir. Apart from storing and concentrating bile, the gallbladder has no other specific function.

With a length of more than 6 m in humans, the small intestine is the longest section of the ~.
Most of the enzymatic hydrolysis of food macromolecules and most of the absorption of nutrients into the blood occurs in the small intestine.

Digestions of Food: The ~ (Gut)
1) MOUTH where food is chewed and swallowed
Hydrolysis of starch to maltose by salivary amylase
Alkaline conditions assist to break the glycosidic bonds in starch ...

1. the oral cavity located at the upper end of the ~ that opens to the outside at the lips and empties into the throat at the rear, and containing structures for mastication and tasting especially in higher vertebrates ...

stomach The expansion of the ~ between the esophagus and duodenum.
stomates The small openings in leaves, herbaceous stems, and fruits through which gases and water vapor pass.

A digestive tube that runs between a mouth and an anus; also called ~. An incomplete digestive tract has only one opening.
complete flower
A flower that has sepals, petals, stamens, and carpels.

stomodeum - anterior part of the embryonic ~ formed as an invagination of the ectoderm; the future mouth.
structural gene - gene or part of gene encoding protein sequence.

What are the different digestive glands present in the ~?
Related review: Digestive System .
What is the mechanical function of the esophagus?
Related review: Digestive System .

a small conical projection of soft tissue, especially on the skin, oral cavity, or lining of the ~ ...

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