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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 alimentary canal 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Al·i·men·ta·ry a.  Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary substances.
 Alimentary canal, the entire channel, extending from the mouth to the anus, by which aliments are conveyed through the body, and the useless parts ejected.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 alimentary canal
      n : tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending
          about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in
          digestion and elimination [syn: alimentary tract, digestive
          tube, digestive tract, gastrointestinal tract, GI