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 abdominal cavity
The bowels or entrails; viscera.
A basket for serving bread.
(Architecture) A large window or series of windows projecting from the outer wall of a building and forming a recess within.
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.
The definition of a bulge is a swelling or protrusion in an otherwise flat surface.
The first division of the stomach of a ruminant animal, in which most food collects immediately after being swallowed and from which it is later returned to the mouth as cud for thorough chewing.
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