Digestive & Excretory System

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Digestive system

the system that makes food absorbable into the body

Small intestine

the longest part of the alimentary canal

Liver

large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity

Excretory system

the system that removes waste from your body and controls water balance

Enzyme

protein that acts as a biological catalyst

Large intestine

colon; organ that removes water from the undigested materials that pass through it

Kidney

organ that removes urea, excess water, and other waste products from the blood and passes them to the ureter

Esophagus

the passage between the pharynx and the stomach

Nephron

any of the small tubules that are the excretory units of the vertebrate kidney

Stomach

an appetite for food

Pancreas

First to write correctly about human anitany, gland that secretes pancreatic juice into the duodenum, where it mixes with bile to digest food

Urine

Fluid wastes removed from the body by the kidneys

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