[n] - digestive secretions of the stomach glands consisting chiefly of hydrochloric acid and mucin and the enzymes pepsin and rennin and lipase
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digestive fluids produced by the lining of the stomach that break down proteins and destroy harmful organisms
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The liquid secretion of the stomach mucosa consisting of hydrochloric acid (gastric acid), pepsinogen, intrinsic factor, gastrin, mucus, and the bicarbonate ion (bicarbonates). ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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noun digestive secretions of the stomach glands consisting chiefly of hydrochloric acid and mucin and the enzymes pepsin and rennin and lipase
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the secretion of gastric glands for use in digestion. Its essential ingredients are pepsin and hydrochloric acid. At the sight and smell of food, the stomach increases its output of gastric juice. When food reaches the stomach, it is thoroughly mixed with the juice, the breakdown of the proteins is ...
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(from the article `antacid`) any substance, such as sodium bicarbonate, magnesium hydroxide, or aluminum hydroxide, used to counteract or neutralize gastric acids and relieve the ... By passing a tube through the nose and into the stomach, gastric fluid can be obtained from the stomach for examinati...
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A colorless, watery, acidic, digestive fluid secreted by the stomach glands, which contains hydrochloric acid, mucin, pepsin, and rennin. Small amounts of gastric juice are present in the resting state. The anticipation of food, or its entry into the mouth, excites a reflex or conditioned secretion....
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gastric juice, thin, strongly acidic (pH varying from 1 to 3), almost colorless liquid secreted by the glands in the lining of the stomach. Its essential constituents are the digestive enzymes pepsin and rennin (see rennet), hydrochloric acid, and mucus. Pepsin converts proteins into simpler, more e...
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Gastric Juice is a clear, colourless fluid secreted by the mucous membrane of the stomach, and is the chief agent in digestion.
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Type: Term Definitions: 1. the digestive fluid secreted by the glands of the stomach; a thin colorless liquid of acid reaction containing primarily hydrochloric acid, chymosin, pepsinogen, and intrinsic factor plus mucus.
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