Usage examples for digestive

  1. Every beast which dies of the contagious typhus, bears on its digestive organs the traces of the malady, more or less strongly marked. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  2. Easily tracked by the name he had given to the governor of the jail, he was conducted the same day to Lord Mauleverer; and his narrative, confused as it was, and proceeding even from so suspicious a quarter, thrilled those digestive organs, which in Mauleverer stood proxy for a heart, with feelings as much resembling awe and horror as our good peer was capable of experiencing. – Paul Clifford, Volume 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. This point should be noticed, and not overwork the digestive organs. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  4. He finished his breakfast in silence, and, after a digestive pipe, proposed a walk. – Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  5. If the stomach is servant of the brain and feeds it, the brain also works none the less for the stomach, perpetually helping to prepare for it the digestive sugar. – La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages by Jules Michelet
  6. They dispose of such portions of the foods as fail, in the digestive processes, to be reduced to a liquid state. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  7. We can make an unstable compound that will hurl a ton of iron ten miles, but not one that when exploded in the digestive tract of the human body will lift a hair. – The Breath of Life by John Burroughs
  8. The Digestive Process After we have eaten our four- color meal- often we do this in a hurry, without much chewing, under a lot of stress, or in the presence of negative emotions- we give no thought to what becomes of our food once it has been swallowed. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  9. Sandy he had always found tolerably reliable, because Sandy, being of that inquisitive nature so common to small persons, made it a point to see everything there was to be seen; and his peculiar digestive organs might be counted upon to keep him sober. – The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower
  10. Young animals frequently die of inflammation of the digestive tract. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  11. All of these digestive symptoms are simply the result of " feeling bad," and if heavy food of his regular feeding is greatly diminished he will get along much better than if fed his regular allowance of food. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  12. Man is, much more than a digestive apparatus, liable to get out of order. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  13. To expect a man, so exhausted that the very idea of food is distasteful, to digest his dinner, is to ask too much of one's digestive apparatus. – Sketches of the East Africa Campaign by Robert Valentine Dolbey
  14. But the organization of the digestive organs demands, not only that food should be taken in proper quantities, but that it be taken at proper times. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  15. Faulty feed and faulty methods of feeding are very common causes of diseases of the digestive tract and the nervous system. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  16. The old experiences are, in fact, the mental digestive apparatus of the child. – Rural Life and the Rural School by Joseph Kennedy