animal nutrition ch 47

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  1. lysosomes
    • organellesthatprovideenzymestochemicallydigest
    • foodparticles.
  2. Peristalsis
    waves of muscular contraction that push food along the digestive tract with smooth muscles.
  3. chyme
    partially digested food of small intestine
  4. Duodenum
    • upper small intestine.
    • location of most enzymatic digestion.
  5. villi
    finger like projections
  6. microvilli
    cell membrane projections
  7. emulsify
    break large masses into smaller droplets
  8. Chylomicrons
    a droplet of fat present in the blood or lymph after absorption from the small intestine
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animal nutrition ch 47
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