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Quotes of digestive

  1. I've always thought of the project as a sort of sexually driven digestive system, that it was a consumer and a producer of matter. And it is desire driven, rather than driven by hunger or anything like that. – Matthew Barney
  2. Exciting literature after supper is not the best digestive – Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  3. As was to be expected, the discovery of the nervous apparatus of the salivary glands immediately impelled physiologists to seek a similar apparatus in other glands lying deeper in the digestive canal. – Ivan Pavlov
  4. Finally, as the digestive canal is a complex system, a series of separate chemical laboratories, I cut the connections between them in order to investigate the course of phenomena in each particular laboratory; thus I resolved the digestive canal into several separate parts. – Ivan Pavlov
  5. The digestive canal represents a tube passing through the entire organism and communicating with the external world, i. e. as it were the external surface of the body, but turned inwards and thus hidden in the organism. – Ivan Pavlov
  6. The physiologist who succeeds in penetrating deeper and deeper into the digestive canal becomes convinced that it consists of a number of chemical laboratories equipped with various mechanical devices. – Ivan Pavlov
  7. Ever since then, all descendant vertebrates have had the forward end of the digestive system and the forward end of the respiratory system very much involved with each other. This manifests itself in the human body with a crossing of the two systems in the throat. – George C. Williams

Usage examples for digestive

  1. Man is, much more than a digestive apparatus, liable to get out of order. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. It was important mainly because it directed his mind to digestive questions. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  5. 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.
  6. 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
  7. The Englishman, who is still mighty on the face of the earth, eats a breakfast which would seriously tax the digestive apparatus of an ostrich or a goat, and goes on his way rejoicing. – The Myrtle Reed Cook Book by Myrtle Reed
  8. 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.
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. It may cause extensive disease of the lungs, more rarely of the digestive tract. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  12. This point should be noticed, and not overwork the digestive organs. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. The old experiences are, in fact, the mental digestive apparatus of the child. – Rural Life and the Rural School by Joseph Kennedy
  17. Young animals frequently die of inflammation of the digestive tract. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  18. 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
  19. 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