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ab·o·ma·sum

 (ăb′ō-mā′səm)
n. pl. ab·o·ma·sa (-sə)
The fourth division of the stomach in ruminant animals, such as cows, sheep, and deer, in which digestion takes place.

[New Latin abomāsum : Latin ab-, ab- + Latin omāsum, tripe; see omasum.]

ab′o·ma′sal (-səl) adj.

abomasal

(ˌæbəʊˈmeɪsəl)
adj
(Zoology) of or relating to the abomasum
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.abomasal - relating to the abomasum (the fourth compartment of the stomach of ruminants)abomasal - relating to the abomasum (the fourth compartment of the stomach of ruminants)
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Abomasal bloat associated with the Sarcina genus of bacteria is a rare disease reported in young ruminants such as calves (EDWARDS et al.
2007) during abomasal bloat in young ruminants fed with an ad libitum feeding system that resulted in the consumption of great quantities of fermentable foods.
Abomasal bloat associated with Sarcina-like bacteria in goat kids.