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Q233) Cellulose digestion in ruminants occurs in ....[Har. PMT 2002 ]

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The rumen, also known as a paunch, forms the larger part of the reticulorumen, which is the first chamber in the alimentary canal of ruminant animals. It serves as the primary site for microbial fermentation of ingested feed,than can break down cellulose (foregut fermentation).
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