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Esophogus

Connects mouth to stomach. Moves food along using peristalisis.

Epiglottis

Small flap of tissue that prevents food from entering the windpipe.

Stomach

Strong muscular pouch breaks down solid food into a liqued form called chyme.♥

Hydrochloric acids

Kills bacteria.†

Pepsin

Breaks down protien®

Small intestine (20-24ft long)

Almost all of the chemical digestion takes place here.♣

Villi

Nutrients are absorbed.¶

Digestive juices

recieved from liver, pancreus, and small intestine.♠

Large intestines

Absorbs water and minerals.$
Produces vitamens with the help of bacteria.•

Rectum

Short tube at the end of the Large intestine.<3
Compacts waste into solid forms called feces.:P

Anus

Releases waste to the outside.♦

Liver

Produces bile.¢

Bile

Breaks down protiens in the small intestines.™

Gall bladder

Stores bile.«

Pancreas

Produces enzymes to break down carbs, fat, and protien in the small intestines.

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