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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or providing nourishment.

Usage examples (34)
  • The alimentary canal is composed of four layers, each layer typically composed of certain tissues.
  • Let us call the alimentary ingestion A, and the parenteral injection P.
  • The skins make roughage and keep the alimentary tract active.
  • Peri-intestinal: that part of the body cavity around the alimentary canal. for more
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  • Learning about the "alimentary" (relating to nutrition) canal is part of the science curriculum in "elementary" (simplest, basic) school.
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