Q. 875.0( 3 Votes )

The inner lining of stomach is protected by one of the following from the harmful effect of hydrochloric acid. This is:
A. pepsin

B. mucus

C. saliva

D. bile

Answer :

The mucus helps to protect the stomach wall from its own secretions of hydrochloric acid.

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