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.
- Gastric secretin
gastric secretin n. Gastrin.
- Gastric tetany
gastric tetany n. Tetany of muscles of respiration and extremities, associated with gastric disorders.
- Gastric stapling
gastric stapling n. Partitioning of the stomach by rows of staples in the treatment of morbid obesity.
- Gastric triangle
gastric triangle n. See submandibular triangle.