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Anatomy Term: digestive enzyme secreting cell
XAO ID: 0003240
Synonyms: digestive enzyme secreting cells
Definition: "A type of cell, found in the digestive tract, that secrete enzymes that break down polymeric macromolecules into their smaller building blocks, in order to facilitate their absorption by the body."
Stage Range: NF stage 20 to death
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Parent(s): cell (is_a) alimentary system (part_of) digestive tract (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY