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noun     gut pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] the tube in your body that carries food away from your stomach. A more technical name for this is the intestine

    It takes several hours for food to pass through the gut.

  2. 2
    [countable] informal someone’s stomach, especially when it is fat
  3. 3
    [uncountable] a type of strong string that is made from an animal’s intestines


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