movement

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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Repeated peristaltic movements occur approximately three times cpm in healthy people.
Abnormal jejunal flora may also be the result of disturbed physical conditions in intestine such as abnormal intestinal fluid pH / composition, improper peristaltic movement, etc.
This stimulant helps the peristaltic movement and assists in natural bowel elimination, thus, helping in the relief of constipation.