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Intestinal villi (singular: villus) are small, finger-like projections that extend into the lumen of the small intestine. Each villus is approximately 0.5–1.6 mm in length ...

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Villus, plural villi , in anatomy any of the small, slender, vascular projections that increase the surface area of a membrane. Important villous membranes include ...

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Millions of tiny finger-like structures called villi project inwards from the lining of the small intestine. The large surface area they present allows for rapid ...

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This allows absorption to happen quickly and efficiently. To get a big surface area , the inside wall of the small intestine is lined with tiny villi. These stick out and ...

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The small intestine contains small finger-like projections of tissue called villi which increase the surface area of the intestine and contain specialized cells that  ...

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Villi definition, Anatomy, Zoology. one of the minute, wormlike processes on certain membranes, especially on the mucous membrane of the small intestine, ...

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Oct 22, 2017 ... It is the primary site for nutrient absorption into the blood stream after being digested into small molecules with enzymes.

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Feb 11, 2016 ... Villi Model - Duration: 2:00. Audra Bassett-Touchell 3,299 views · 2:00. Absorption and Assimilation-VILLUS- vitamins and water enter into body ...
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Aug 3, 2007 ... The Villi Each villus contains a network of blood vessels and a small lymphatic vessel, known as the lacteal. Some products of digestion---like ...