the digestive fluid, containing pepsin and other enzymes, secreted by the glands of the stomach.
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 consists chiefly of hydrochloric acid, pepsin, rennin, and mucin.
A fluid secreted by glands lining the inside of the stomach. It contains hydrochloric acid and enzymes, such as pepsin, that aid in digestion.
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).
- Gastric secretin
gastric secretin n. Gastrin.