Chyle

Chyle (l; from the Greek word χυλός chylos, `juice`) is a milky bodily fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats, or free fatty acids (FFAs). It is formed in the small intestine during digestion of fatty foods, and taken up by lymph vessels specifically known as lacteals. The relative low pressure of the lacteals allows large fatty acid.....
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chyle

(kīl) the milky fluid taken up by the lacteals from the intestine during digestion, consisting of lymph and triglyceride fat (chylomicrons) in a stable emulsion, and conveyed by the thoracic duct to empty into the venous system.
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chyle

[n] - a milky fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats
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Chyle

• (n.) A milky fluid containing the fatty matter of the food in a state of emulsion, or fine mechanical division; formed from chyme by the action of the intestinal juices. It is absorbed by the lacteals, and conveyed into the blood by the thoracic duct.
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chyle

<biochemistry> A turbid, white or pale yellow fluid which contains chylomicrons that is taken up from the intestine and carried via the lymphatic system to the systemic circulation via the thoracic duct. ... (02 Jan 1998) ...
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chyle

noun a milky fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats; formed in the small intestine during digestion of ingested fats
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Chyle

Chyle noun [ New Latin chylus , Greek ... juice, chyle, from ... to pour: confer French chyle ; probably akin to English fuse to melt.] (Physiol.) A milky fluid containing the fatty matter of the food in a state of emulsion, or fine mechanical division; formed from chyme by t...
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chyle

A milky-white fluid that forms in the small intestine during digestion. It is made of lymph fluid and fats. Special lymph vessels carry chyle from the intestines to the blood.
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chyle

chyle 1. A milky fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fat extracted from chyme by the lacteals during digestion and passed to the bloodstream through the thoracic duct. 2. The milky fluid which is absorbed by the lymphatic vessels of the intestine. 3. A fluid consisting of a mixture of lymphatic fluid (lymph) and chylomicrons that has a milky...
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Chyle

Chyle: A fluid consisting of a mixture of lymphatic fluid (lymph) and chylomicrons that has a milky appearance. Chylomicrons are small fat globules composed of protein and lipid (fat) which are combined in the lining of the intestine. Chylomicrons are found in the blood and in lymphatic fluid where they serve to transport fat from its port of entry...
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chyle

Greek = juice.
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chyle

lymph laden with fat that has been absorbed into the bloodstream from the small intestine. The fat globules, which give chyle a milky appearance, ...
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chyle

milky fluid secreted into blood by small intestine
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Chyle

The milky fluid taken up by the lacteals from the food in the intestine during digestion, consisting of lymph and droplets of triglyceride fat. It passes into the veins by the thoracic duct, becoming mixed with the blood.
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chyle

The milky fluid that is taken up by the lacteals from food in the small intestine during digestion. Chyle consists of lymph and droplets of triglyceride fat (chylomicrons) in a stable emulsion. It passes into the veins via the thoracic duct, becoming mixed with the blood.
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chyle

Type: Term Pronunciation: kīl Definitions: 1. A turbid white or pale yellow fluid taken up by the lacteals from the intestine during digestion and carried by the lymphatic system through the thoracic duct into the circulation. Its milky appearance is due to chylomicrons in the lymph.
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