gastrointestinal hormone

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gas·tro·in·tes·ti·nal hor·mone

any secretion of the gastrointestinal mucosa affecting the timing and quantity of various digestive secretions (for example, secretin) or causing enhanced motility of the target organ (for example, cholecystokinin).

gas·tro·in·tes·ti·nal hor·mone

(gastrō-in-testi-năl hōrmōn)
Any secretion of the gastrointestinal mucosa affecting the timing and quantity of various digestive secretions or causing enhanced motility of the target organ.
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