American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See alimentary canal.
- n. System of organs within multicellular animals which takes in food, digests it to extract energy and nutrients, and expels the remaining waste.
- n. tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
“Sugar alcohols polyols, such as erythritol and xylitol and fiber are considered minimal-impact carbs because they pass through the digestive tract with little effect on blood sugar.”
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