When the intestine is permeable and inflamed, infectious or toxic substances “leak” through the lining into the blood stream.
Yes, and soon your body will work the piece of bone out of the intestine.
The bile and other juices that flow into the intestine perform important functions also.
I defined the Capricorn-grub as a bit of an intestine that crawls about.
From the intestine arise several greenish yellow threads, the Malpighian tubules.
My diagnosis was paresis of the muscularis of the intestine.
They found an adhesion from the appendix to the intestine on the other side and I was suffering a bowel stoppage.
Disorganization, aggravated by intestine faction, grew worse and worse.
intestine commotions, with war, blood and death, seem to be symbolized.
The hindgut is that portion of the intestine from the stomach to the end of the body.
early 15c., from Middle French intestin (14c.) or directly from Latin intestinum "a gut," in plural, "intestines, bowels," noun use of neuter of adjective intestinus "inward, internal" (see intestines). Distinction of large and small intestines in Middle English was made under the terms gross and subtle. The word also was used as an adjective in English from 1530s with a sense of "internal, domestic, civil."
intestine in·tes·tine (ĭn-těs'tĭn)
The portion of the alimentary canal extending from the stomach to the anus and, in humans and other mammals, consisting of two segments, the small intestine and the large intestine.
The muscular tube that forms the part of the digestive tract extending from the stomach to the anus and consisting of the small and large intestines. In the intestine, nutrients and water from digested food are absorbed and waste products are solidified into feces. See also large intestine, small intestine.