ingestant


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ingestant

 [in-jes´tant]
a substance that is or may be taken into the body by mouth or through the digestive system.

ingestant

/in·ges·tant/ (-jes´tant) a substance that is or may be taken into the body by mouth or through the digestive system.

ingestant

(ĭn-jĕs′tănt) [″ + gerere, to carry]
Any substance such as food and drink taken orally.

ingestant

a substance that is or may be taken into the body by mouth or through the digestive system.