exsorption

[ ĕk-zôrpshən ]

n.

The movement of substances from the blood into the lumen of the gut.

Nearby words

  1. exsiccate,
  2. exsiccation,
  3. exsiccatum,
  4. exsolution,
  5. exsolve,
  6. exstipulate,
  7. exstrophy,
  8. exstrophy of bladder,
  9. exstrophy of cloaca,
  10. ext


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