intestinal juice

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Noun1.intestinal juice - secretions by glands lining the walls of the intestines
secretion - a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell
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For most drugs, it requires pills to either disintegrate (break into small pieces) or be at least 50 or 75 percent dissolved after being agitated in simulated stomach or intestinal juice for a specified length of time.