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gastric juice


gastric juice

noun

Definition of GASTRIC JUICE

:  a thin watery acid digestive fluid secreted by the glands in the mucous membrane of the stomach and containing 0.2 to 0.4 percent free hydrochloric acid and several enzymes (as pepsin)
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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