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English definition of “pancreatic juice”

pancreatic juice

noun [U]     specialized
a liquid produced by the pancreas containing substances that digest food as it reaches the small intestine Substances and structures in the body
(Definition of pancreatic juice noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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