GASTROINTESTINAL MOTILITY

the involuntary movement of contents in the gastrointestinal tract. It is made by alternating contraction and relaxation of muscle fibres that makeup the walls of the tract.

GASTROINTESTINAL MOTILITY: "Gastrointestinal motility is an involuntary movement."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GASTROINTESTINAL MOTILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gastrointestinal-motility/ (accessed September 27, 2020).
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