The act by which something is devoured.
The act of eating breakfast.
The sound or action of one who munches.
The act of one who swallows.
The definition of gluttony is eating too much.
The process by which food is broken down into simple chemical compounds that can be absorbed and used as nutrients or eliminated by the body. In most animals, nutrients are obtained from food by the action of digestive enzymes. In humans and other higher vertebrates, digestion takes place mainly in the small intestine. In protists and some invertebrates, digestion occurs by phagocytosis.
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