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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Gastric-Juice" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Gastric-Juice
Gastric acid is a digestive fluid, formed in the stomach. The acid plays a key role in digestion of proteins, by activating digestive enzymes, and making ingested proteins unravel so that digestive enzymes break down the long chains of amino acids. - See link


Gastric-Juice in Spanish is Jugo gástrico
El Jugo gástrico es una mezcla de secreciones de varias células epiteliales especializadas tanto superficiales como de las glándulas gástricas. Su composición química consiste en agua, ácido clorhídrico, trazas de cloruro de potasio, cloruro de sodio, bicarbonato, enzimas y mucus. - See link


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