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Tongue
Moves Food Around
Esophagus
Passageway for food between mouth and stomach
Liver
Produces digestive juice called bile
Gallbladder
Stores biles until needed for digestion
Appendix
An organ that no longer has a function in your body
Anus
Lowest part of large instestine-solid waste held until released from the body.
Villi
Lines the inside of the walls of the small intestine
Salivary Glands
Secretes juices into the mouth
Stomach
Stores food while enzymes break down food for further digestion.
Pancreas
Produces pancreaticjuices to further break down food in digestion.
Small intestines
Nutrients for the body are absorbed and moved into blood stream. Here the process of digestion is completed.
Large Intestines
Absorbs water, leaving more solid material which body cannot use. Indigestible material is stored for approximately 24-30 hours before leaving body.