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Te Reo Pūtaiao

whakaehu ~nga

emulsify, emulsion

tūingoa, tūmahi poro, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tukanga tēnei e wāwāhia ai te ngako me te hinu kia rikiriki. Mā tēnei tukanga e rahi ake ai te horahanga mata o te ngako, o te hinu rānei e pai ake ai te mahi whakangawhere a ngā pūmua whākōkī. I te tinana tangata, ko te waiate hei whakaehu i te ngako i roto anō i te kōpiro iti.

The process of breaking down fats and oils into tiny portions. This process increases the surface area of the fat or oil for enzymes to carry out their digestive function. In the body, fats and oils are emulsified in the small intestine by bile fluids.

Tauira KŌrero

Puta ai te waiate i hea hei whakaehu i te ngako i roto i te kai a te tangata?

Whakamāramatia mai te wāhi ki te kouawai i roto i te tukanga whakaehu.

Mā te whakaehu ka pai ake te whakangawhere i te ngako.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ko te whakaehunga te noho kotahi mai o ētahi tauranu-kore e rua, pērā i te hinu me te wai.

Takenga Mai

whakaehu - disperse

Tauira KŌrero

Puta ai te waiate i hea hei whakaehu i te ngako i roto i te kai a te tangata?

Whakamāramatia mai te wāhi ki te kouawai i roto i te tukanga whakaehu.

Mā te whakaehu ka pai ake te whakangawhere i te ngako.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga