gastric pit

noun

Medical Definition of gastric pit

: any of the numerous depressions in the mucous membrane lining the stomach into which the gastric glands discharge their secretions

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“Gastric pit.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gastric%20pit. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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