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English noun: small intestine

1. small intestine (body) the longest part of the alimentary canal; where digestion is completed


Broader (hypernym)bowel, gut, intestine


Narrower (hyponym)duodenum, ileum, jejunum


Part holonymarteria ileum, ileal artery, intestinal artery, intestinal artery, jejunal artery


Part meronymalimentary canal, alimentary tract, digestive tract, digestive tube, gastrointestinal tract, GI tract









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