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pepsin

pre-digestion of proteins

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bile

emulsification of lipids, pro by liver

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trypsin

chemical digestion of proteins, pancreas

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chymotrypsin

same as trypsin

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protease

enzymes that chemically digest proteins

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lipase

cchem digestion of lipids, after bile salts

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nucleotidase

chem digestion of nucleic, pancreas

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amylase

chemical digestion of plant starch

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pharynx

throat

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gastric glands

in stomach lining, produces ALL KINDS of enzymes

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acid chyme

mixture of gastric acid and food

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chief cells

produce pepsin

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partietal cells

produce hydrochloric acid in gastric glands

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mucous cells

protect stomach lining

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liver

produces liver

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gall bladder

stores excess bile

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common bile duct

passageway for bile from the liver

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duodenum

all the enzymes combine here, first part of small intestine

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jejunum and ileum

second and third parts of the small intestine

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large intestine

filled with undigested material