third stomach


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Related to third stomach: omasum, rumen, omasa, Ruminants
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Noun1.third stomach - the third compartment of the stomach of a ruminantthird stomach - the third compartment of the stomach of a ruminant
ruminant - any of various cud-chewing hoofed mammals having a stomach divided into four (occasionally three) compartments
stomach, tum, tummy, breadbasket - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
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OMASUM The third stomach has many layers for absorbing nutrients.