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Tubes that branch from the windpipe (trachea):

bronchi

2

Region between the lungs in the chest:

mediastinum

3

Nasopharyngeal lymphatic tissue:

adenoids

4

Air sac in the lung:

alveolus

5

Muscle separating the chest and abdomen that contracts and relaxes to make breathing possible:

diaphragm

6

Lid-like piece of cartilage that covers the larynx, preventing food from entering the larynx and trachea during swallowing:

epiglottis

7

The voice box:

larynx

8

The throat:

pharynx

9

The windpipe:

trachea

10

Double-layered membrane surrounding each lung:

pleura

11

A combining form for carbon dioxide:

capn/o

12

The combining form for dust:

coni/o

13

The combining form for voice box:

laryng/o

14

The combining form for throat:

pharyng/o

15

The combining form for voice:

phon/o

16

A combining form for lung:

pneum/o

17

A combining form for nose:

rhin/o

18

The combining form for breathing:

spir/o

19

The suffix that means smell:

-osmia

20

The suffix that means breathing:

-pnea

21

The combining form that means air sac:

alveol/o

22

The combining form that means blue:

cyan/o

23

The combining form that means straight, upright:

orth/o

24

A combining form that means chest:

pector/o

25

The combining form that means diaphragm:

phren/o

26

The combining form that means windpipe:

trache/o

27

The suffix that means spitting:

-ptysis

28

A suffix that means chest:

-thorax

29

The suffix that means condition:

-ema

30

A combining form that means lung:

pulmon/o