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Define the term peristalsis
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Asked 5/4/2013 12:57:25 AM
Updated 276 days ago|12/20/2017 9:31:59 AM
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Asked 5/4/2013 12:57:25 AM
Updated 276 days ago|12/20/2017 9:31:59 AM
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Peristalsis is a radially symmetrical contraction and relaxation of muscles that propagates in a wave down a tube, in an anterograde direction.
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Absorption is the act or process of converting food into chemical substances that can be absorbed into the blood and utilized by the body tissue.
Added 276 days ago|12/20/2017 9:31:58 AM
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