intestines (part of speech: noun)
- The object of treatment will be to allow them to pass through the intestines well enveloped by the other contents of the tube, and for this purpose a solid, farinaceous diet should be ordered, and purgatives scrupulously avoided. - "Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children", Pye Henry Chavasse.
- The large intestines he wore as leggings, and the kidney fat as his moccasins. - "Myths and Legends of the Sioux", Marie L. McLaughlin.
- Observe the muscles in the abdominal walls, and the fold of the peritoneum which forms an apron- like covering over the intestines. - "Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools", Francis M. Walters, A.M..