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Vocabulary Term Details

Gastric acid

Definition (

Digestive secretions of the stomach glands consisting chiefly of hydrochloric acid and mucin and the enzymes pepsin and rennin and lipase. (WordNet)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Digestive juices
N/AHydrochloric acid

This term is used for the following terms: 
Gastric juice
Stomach juice

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