system

(redirected from digestive system)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to digestive system: Digestive system diseases

system

noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
Associated concepts: commercial system, governmental system, judicial system, legal system, retirement system
See also: arrangement, array, avenue, bureaucracy, codification, complex, contrivance, course, development, device, doctrine, form, guide, hierarchy, institute, means, method, mode, modus operandi, opportunity, order, plan, practice, procedure, process, program, rule, scheme, strategy, usage
References in periodicals archive ?
At the time of hatching, digestive system of the birds is fully developed anatomically but not fully mature (Ravindran, 2003).
The company produces pharmaceutical-grade probiotics for a healthy digestive system.
Nearly 1 in 5 (17%) say digestive health is constantly on their minds, and 74% want to more about how their digestive system works.
It will also be the first unit of research on cancers and digestive system in the Arab world and Africa," Mr.
He covers the digestive system and complementary and alternative medicine, humans as superorganisms, leaky gut syndrome, types of complementary and alternative therapies used, the safety of dietary supplements, some commonly used non-herbal supplements, upper and lower gastrointestinal disorders, feeding disorders, cancer, liver, biliary and pancreatic disorders, and healthy nutrient potpourri.
Among regular tea drinkers, categorized as those who consumed tea three or more times per week over a period of no less than six months, a 14% lower risk of all digestive system cancers was observed in comparison with those who did not consume tea.
Specifically, those who consumed about two to three cups per day (at least 150 grams of tea per month) had a 21 percent reduced risk of digestive system cancers.
In order to make your day as comfortable as possible it is important to carefully select what you eat based on its nutritional value and characteristics and also to understand the effects of fasting on one's digestive system.
CROHN'S disease is a rare, chronic (long-term) condition that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive system.
LIMES can be good for your digestive system and are packed with vitamin C.
Busy days plagued with processed foods and an irregular diet can often wreak havoc on the digestive system.