alimentary lipemia n.
Transient lipemia occurring after the ingestion of foods with a large content of fat. Also called postprandial lipemia.
- Alimentary pentosuria
alimentary pentosuria alimentary pentosuria n. The urinary excretion of arabinose and xylose as the result of the excessive ingestion of fruits containing these pentoses.
- Alimentary tract
alimentary tract alimentary tract n. See alimentary canal. Historical Examples The state of the alimentary tract may properly receive notice after these remarks. A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I Various Then it is starved so that its alimentary tract will be as empty as possible at the time of killing. Woman’s […]
- Alimentary system
alimentary system alimentary system n. See digestive system. Historical Examples The alimentary system, blood-vessel system, and reproductive system have been evolved gradually in the same way. The World’s Greatest Books – Volume 15 – Science Various Oversaturated, the alimentary system refuses to work properly. The Iron Ration George Abel Schreiner It is in them an […]
nourishment; nutrition. maintenance; support. addition to the volume of a glacial mass, chiefly by the accumulation of ice, snow, or névé. Compare (def 2). Historical Examples For this reason many new trees spring up in groups, obtaining their first alimentation from the dissolution of the corpse. My Friends the Savages Giovanni Battista Cerruti Like the […]