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Synonyms for peristalsis
ˌpɛr əˈstɔl sɪs, -ˈstæl-peri·stal·sis

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  1. peristalsis, vermiculationnoun

    the process of wavelike muscle contractions of the alimentary tract that moves food along

    Synonyms:
    vermiculation

    Antonyms:
    anastalsis

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