The fourth stomach of ruminating animals, which is an elongated pear-shaped sac lying on the floor of the abdomen, on the right-hand side, and roughly between the seventh and twelfth ribs. It leads to the beginning of the small intestine. (Adapted From Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed) [ MESH:A13.869.106 http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abomasum ]

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ruminant true stomach

rennet-bag

fourth stomach

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