second stomach


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Noun1.second stomach - the second 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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Being the northern gannet I am however, I awoke my second stomach - used for emergencies like this - and prepared myself for what was described as 'an immersive dining experience set in the hotel's Masonic Temple.'.
"The most common cause of this type of reaction is a foreign body puncturing through the second stomach called the reticulum," I told Pius as I manipulated the large stomach, rumen, to access the reticulum.When the reticulum was exposed, I was relieved to see the tip of a wire jutting into the abdominal cavity and encased by a mass of fibrin.
LAHORE -- Pak-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) President Shah Faisal Afridi said on Wednesday that Pakistan could make a paradigm shift in export by exporting Omasum, the second stomach of cows and buffaloes, to China as per Phyto-sanitary standards.
Mr Roberts' second stomach was swiftly removed and he was cured of the painful and rare problem.
A quick look on our internet phones informed us that a gizzard is the second stomach of a bird which is used to grind up food that has been swallowed along with stones.