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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large gland behind the stomach that sends a juice into the small intestine to help digestion.

Usage examples (33)
  • The pancreas is important for the digestion and absorption of nutrients.
  • With Focal KATP HI, removal of only the diseased focal area of the pancreas is attempted.
  • I’ve concluded my pancreas is an organ of habit that gets set in itsways.
  • Your pancreas is a narrow organ, about 6 inches lon for more
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