Digestion Definations

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  • Created on: 29-12-14 05:36
Ingestion
Food entering the mouth
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Digestion
When large insoluble molecules are broken down into smaller soluble molecules
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Absorption
small soluble molecules go from the ileum into the blood by diffusion
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Asssimilation
How cells use the food molcules
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Egestion
When the undigested matter is removed from the large intestine as faeces
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Excretion
Getting rid of toxins in the body e.g Urea
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When large insoluble molecules are broken down into smaller soluble molecules

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Digestion

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small soluble molecules go from the ileum into the blood by diffusion

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How cells use the food molcules

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When the undigested matter is removed from the large intestine as faeces

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