DIGESTION

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Mind Map on DIGESTION, created by Mariam Al-hujaimi on 03/12/2019.
Mariam Al-hujaimi
Mind Map by Mariam Al-hujaimi, updated more than 1 year ago
Mariam Al-hujaimi
Created by Mariam Al-hujaimi over 5 years ago
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DIGESTION
  1. Chemical Digestion
    1. Saliva
    2. Mechanical Digestion
      1. Teeth
        1. Canine, Incisor, Molar, Premolar
      2. Oesophagus
        1. Long muscular tube. Starts at the mouth and ends at the stomach.
          1. Pushes the ball of food (bolus) down the tube.
        2. Epiglottis
          1. Flap of skin that closes at the end of the windpipe
          2. Small Intestine
            1. Length- Up to 6 meters long
              1. Diameter- 3 cm
              2. Large Intestine
                1. 1.5 meters long
                  1. Diameter- 7 cm
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