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aliment
food
cari
decay
cec
blindness
chym
juice
decidu
falling off
frenul
restraint
gastr
stomach
hepat
liver
hiat-
opening
lingu-
tongue
peri-
around
rect-
straight
sorpt-
to soak up
vill-
hairy
What is digestion?
mechanical and chemical breakdown of foods into forms that cell membranes can absorb
2 forms
Peristalsis
Wavelike motion pushing its contents ahead
What type of teeth are not apart of the deciduous teeth?
bicuspids
Salivary Glands
Secrete saliva which moistens food particles, helps bind them, and begins the chemical digestion of carbohydrates.
bas-
base
calor-
heat
carot-
carrot
lip-
fat
mal-
bad
nutri-
nourish
obes-
fat
pell-
skin
af-
to
calyc-
small cup
cort-
covering
cyst-
bladder
detrus-
to force away
glom-
little ball
juxta-
near to
mict-
to pass urine
nephr-
pertaining to the kidney
papill-
nipple
prox-
nearest
ren-
kidney
trigon-
triangle shape