A saclike muscular organ in vertebrate animals that stores and breaks down ingested food. Food enters the stomach from the esophagus and passes to the small intestine through the pylorus. Glands in the stomach secrete hydrochloric acid and the digestive enzyme pepsin.
The bowels or entrails; viscera.
swell out or bulge out
The part of the body that lies between the thorax and the pelvis and encloses the stomach, intestines, liver, spleen, and pancreas in humans and other mammals.
To distribute widely:
To spread or be diffused throughout
An instinctive physical desire, especially one for food or drink.
A region that supplies much grain
(Informal) A sudden increase in size, value, etc.
The discomfort, pain, or weakness caused by a need for food
The innermost parts, as of a temple
Such a container and its contents:
A network of nerves in the abdominal cavity behind the stomach and in front of the aorta, containing ganglia that send nerve impulses to the abdominal viscera
(Botany) The swollen lower portion of an archegonium containing the egg.
To ride in a balloon
To move or run hastily; scurry; scuttle
Jut is defined as to stick out.
To loom over; threaten
To form a pouch or pouchlike cavity
Project is defined as to cause an image to appear on a surface or to propose or calculate something for the future.
(Rare) To cause to bulge outward.
To form swells, or large waves
Curving outward, like the outer boundary of a circle or sphere.
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