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a physiologic variation or increase of a certain constituent in body fluids.
acid tide a temporary increase in the acidity of the urine that sometimes follows fasting.
alkaline tide a temporary increase in the alkalinity of the urine during gastric digestion.
fat tide the increase of a fat in the lymph and blood following a meal.
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an increase in the fat content of blood and lymph following a meal.
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fat tide(fat tīd)
An increase in the fat content of blood and lymph following a meal.
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