Digestive


Digestive
Digestive Di*gest"ive, a. [F. digestif, L. digestivus.] Pertaining to digestion; having the power to cause or promote digestion; as, the digestive ferments. [1913 Webster]

Digestive cheese and fruit there sure will be. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

{Digestive apparatus}, the organs of food digestion, esp. the alimentary canal and glands connected with it.

{Digestive salt}, the chloride of potassium. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.