HyperDic: gastric_digestion

English > 1 sense of the expression gastric digestion:
NOUNprocessgastric digestionthe process of breaking down proteins by the action of the gastric juice in the stomach
English > gastric digestion: 1 sense > noun 1, process
MeaningThe process of breaking down proteins by the action of the gastric juice in the stomach.
BroaderdigestionThe organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body

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