digestant


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digestant

(dɪˈdʒɛstənt; daɪ-)
n
(Pharmacology) a substance, such as hydrochloric acid or a bile salt, that promotes or aids digestion
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di·ges·tant

n. digestivo, agente que facilita la digestión.
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