Noun(1) any substance that promotes digestion
Adjective(1) relating to or having the power to cause or promote digestion
(1) With a small mortar and pestle she mashed dried coriander seed from Timothy's garden and added it to the peaberry to soften its acidic taste and to serve as a digestive .(2) Because spotted hyenas have the ability to consume large amounts of food, body mass can be influenced by the amount of food in the digestive system.(3) The result is a vodka with silken, subtle flavors that, unlike most, can be served at room temperature rather than chilled and can be drunk as a digestive as well as in a martini or a mixer.(4) If you eat two chocolate digestive biscuits, they cancel each other out.(5) The digestive process begins in the mouth as the food is chewed and ground to reduce the size of the pieces of ingested food.(6) The tea is a stimulant for digestive disorders and is particularly beneficial in the case of seasickness.(7) Surely he could be persuaded to have a chocolate digestive .(8) It massages the abdominal muscles, alleviating digestive disorders.(9) It is frequently used as a digestive and, when made into an infusion and cooled, as an eye-wash and a cleanser for superficial wounds.(10) Peppermint is often gentler than other digestive herbs, such as ginger and cayenne; the aroma alone has a sedating and calming effect on many.(11) Gastro-enterologists the world over attribute many of the chronic digestive disorders to the hurried swallowing of food, which may be over spiced or oily.(12) This is used to break down food as part of the digestive process.(13) In fact, ginkgo was used by the Chinese as a digestive and kidney tonic for thousands of years before brain attributes were discovered by modern scientists.(14) Omit it all together or try adding digestive herbs such as Chen Pi and Sha Ren.(15) They're all anti-bloating medicines, antacids, digestive aids, all things to put out the fire in our stomachs from the poison we call lunch.(16) The stomach produces acid to break down food during the digestive process.
(1) digestive system :: spysverteringstelsel
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