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2009-06-29 09:55:00

Every cell lining the small intestine bristles with thousands of tightly packed microvilli that project into the gut lumen, forming a brush border that absorbs nutrients and protects the body from intestinal bacteria.


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bowerly
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.