Omasum O*ma"sum, n. [L.] (Anat.) The third division of the stomach of ruminants. See {Manyplies}, and Illust. under {Ruminant}. [1913 Webster]

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  • omasum — omásum s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  OMÁSUM s. n. al treilea compartiment al stomacului erbivorelor rumegătoare; foios. (< germ. Omasum, lat. omasum) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • omasum — [ō mā′səm] n. pl. omasa [ō mā′sə] [ModL < L, bullock s tripe < Gaul] the third division in the stomach of a cud chewing animal, as the cow: see RUMINANT …   English World dictionary

  • Omasum — The Ruminant Digestive System Sliced beef omasum is one of the Chinese d …   Wikipedia

  • Omasum — Feuillet (organe) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Feuillet. Système digestif d un ruminant (vache). m. œsophage, v. rumen ou panse, n. réticulum ou réseau, b. omasum ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • omasum — /oh may seuhm/, n., pl. omasa / seuh/ the third stomach of a ruminant, between the reticulum and the abomasum; the manyplies. See diag. under ruminant. [1700 10; < NL, L omasum bullock s tripe] * * * …   Universalium

  • omasum — o•ma•sum [[t]oʊˈmeɪ səm[/t]] n. pl. sa ( sə). zool. the third stomach of a ruminant, between the reticulum and the abomasum • Etymology: 1700–10; < NL; L omāsum ox s tripe …   From formal English to slang

  • omasum —   n. (pl.    ♦ omasa) third stomach of ruminants.    ♦ omasitis, n. inflammation of omasum …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Omasum — knygenos statusas T sritis gyvūnų anatomija, gyvūnų morfologija atitikmenys: lot. Omasum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – prieskrandis siauresnis terminas – knygeninė šliužo anga siauresnis terminas – knygeninė šliužo vaga siauresnis terminas –… …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • omasum — noun (plural omasa) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, tripe of a bullock Date: 1556 the third chamber of the ruminant stomach that is situated between the reticulum and the abomasum compare rumen …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • omasum — noun The third part of the stomach of a ruminant. Syn: manyplies, psalterium See Also: abomasum …   Wiktionary

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