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1. Peristalsis
This is the wave-like movement of the muscular walls of hollow organs such as the esophagus; it serves to move materials through the organ.

2. Peristalsis
Involuntary contractions of the smooth muscles in the walls of the esophagus , stomach, and intestines that propel food along the digestive tract. Waves of muscle contraction in the esophagus that propel food from the oral cavity to the stomach.

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