Name the two mechanical digestion processes that occur in the small intestine.
Mechanical digestion is one of the activities involved in the digestion process and is described by the physical conversion of food into smaller portions. Most mechanical digestion happens in the mouth and stomach.
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The two mechanical digestion processes that occur in the small intestine are peristalsis and segmentation. Both these processes involve contractions...
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fromChapter 17 / Lesson 5
Understand small intestine segmentation. Explore the secretions, contractions, and movements of small intestines. Discover peristalsis and pendular movements.