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(English) A twisting, coiling or winding together ; a coiled appearance in gut of some clupeids due to muscle bands overlying the intestine. (See also: gut, clupeoids)
(French) Torsader, enrouler ou bobiner ; apparence enroulée des intestins chez quelques clupeidés dûe aux bandes musculaires recouvrant l'intestin. (See also: gut, clupeoids)

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