bulk-forming agent

(...FOR-ming AY-jent)

A substance, such as fiber in food, that adds bulk and water to stools so that they can pass more easily through the intestines (lower part of the digestive tract).

Pronunciation of dictionary term "bulk-forming agent"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "agregado formador de masa"

Sustancia que, como la fibra en los alimentos, agrega masa y agua a la materia fecal, de manera que esta pueda pasar más facilmente a través de los intestinos (la parte inferior del tubo gastrointestinal).