gizzard

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gizzard englannista suomeksi

  1. lihasmaha, kupu, kivipiira

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kivipiira, lihasmaha

gizzard englanniksi

  1. A specialized organ constructed of thick muscular walls found in the digestive tract of some animals, including archosaurs, birds, earthworms, some gastropods, some fish, and some crustaceans used for grinding up food, often aided by particles of stone or grit.

  2. 2016, Justin O. Schmidt, ''The Sting of the Wild'', Johns Hopkins University Press, (ISBN), p. 29

  3. As fortune has it, kingbirds, like owls, lack a grinding gizzard and regurgitate hard fragments from their meals.