large intenstine

Asked by  | 23rd Apr, 2008, 12:07: AM

Expert Answer:

various parts of large intestine r caecum    colon    rectum n   anal canal

it absorb water from undigested food to convert it into faecal matter

toxic metals n toxins r excreted into faecal matter

its lininig has mucous glands to lubricate faeces

it has symbiotic bacteria which produce a few vitamins 

Answered by  | 5th May, 2008, 12:40: PM

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