enteron definition

  • noun:
    • The alimentary channel; the intestines.
    • The instinct, your whole bowel (alimentary) canal
    • your whole alimentary, or enteric, canal.
    • In zoology and structure, the bowel, alimentary channel, or digestive space that will be primitively derived from the endoderm, including its annexes and appendages, but excluding any digestion room which is primitively based on an ingrowth of ectoderm (stomodæum or proctodæum).
    • the alimentary canal (especially of an embryo or a coelenterate)
    • The alimentary channel; the intestines.
    • The instinct, the whole intestine (alimentary) canal
    • The whole alimentary, or enteric, channel.
    • In zoology and structure, the intestine, alimentary channel, or digestion room which will be primitively produced from the endoderm, including its annexes and appendages, but excluding any digestion space which can be primitively produced by an ingrowth of ectoderm (stomodæum or proctodæum).
    • the alimentary canal (especially of an embryo or a coelenterate)

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