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Overview of noun cholecystokinin

The noun cholecystokinin has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. cholecystokinin

(a gastrointestinal hormone that stimulates the secretion of pancreatic enzymes and the contraction and emptying of the gall bladder; its release is stimulated by the presence of fatty acids and amino acids in the small intestine) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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