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Esophagus

The long tube that connects the mouth to the stomach

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Peristalsis

The movement of digestive organs that pushes food through the digestive tract

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Stomach

Muscles in the stomach wall contract to churn and mix the food

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Chyme

Partly digested liquid food in the digestive tract

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Liver

Makes a fluid called bile

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Pancreas

substance that breaks down fat

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Gallbladder

Stores the Bile

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Pancreas

A gland that secretes enzymes that complete digestion

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Small Intestine

A coiled tube about 4-7 meters long

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Large Intestine

Removes water from the undigested food

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Feces

Waste material remaining in the large intestine after digestion