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Define-digest-T2

QuestionAnswer
Digestion Process of digesting
Ingestion Process of taking food/drink or another substance into body by swallowing/absorbing
Egestion Getting rid of undigested
Excretion Getting rid of digested wastes
Absorption Cells absorb nutrients from the food
Assimilation Nutrients that become part of the cell
Chemical digestion Breaking down of foods using enzymes
Mechanical digestion Breaking down food / chewing
Peristalsis Creating wave like movements which push the contents of camel forward.
Bonus Ball of semi- digested food
Balanced diet Correct nutrients ,correct amount
Kwashiorkor Too little protein - weak muscles, bloated stomach, skin problems
Anorexia Lack or loss for appetite of food
Iodine Correct metabolism
Fats Insulation-protection-energy store
Carbs Energy - starches, fruit and vegetables
Created by: Ashrobinson