three pairs of exocrine glands in the mouth that secrete saliva; the parotid, submandibular (submaxillary), and sublingual glands
gland that secretes pancreatic juice into the duodenum, where it mixes with bile to digest food
the last section of the digestive system, where water is absorbed from food and the remaining material is eliminated from the body
A short tube at the end of the large intestine where waste material is compressed into a solid form before being eliminated
A small pouch located where the small intestine joins the large intestine. It has no known use and sometimes can become infected and have to be removed.