gastric inhibitory polypeptide n.
A peptide hormone secreted by the stomach that stimulates insulin release as part of the digestive process.
noun 1. the digestive fluid, containing pepsin and other enzymes, secreted by the glands of the stomach. noun 1. a digestive fluid secreted by the stomach, containing hydrochloric acid, pepsin, rennin, etc gastric juice n. The colorless, watery, acidic digestive fluid that is secreted by various glands in the mucous membrane of the stomach and […]
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. the washing out of the stomach; lavage.
- Gastric lymphatic follicle
gastric lymphatic follicle n. Any of various small lymphoid tissue messes in gastric mucosa.
noun, Zoology. 1. a in decapod crustaceans, as lobsters, crabs, and shrimps, having an arrangement of teeth and small bones for grinding food and bristles for filtering small particles. 2. (def 2).