Definición de abomasum en inglés:

abomasum

Saltos de línea: abo|ma¦sum
Pronunciación: /ˌabəʊˈmeɪsəm
 
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sustantivo (plural abomasa /-sə/)

Zoology
The fourth stomach of a ruminant, which receives food from the omasum and passes it to the small intestine.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Rennet is derived from the abomasum (fourth stomach) of newly born calves.
  • The usual source is the lining of the fourth stomach (the abomasum or true stomach) of a calf, though other young animals may be used.
  • This ensures that during suckling milk is channeled directly to the abomasum bypassing wasteful ruminal fermentation.

Origen

late 17th century: modern Latin, from ab- 'away, from' + omasum (see omasum).

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