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Flashcards in Human Body Unit Test Deck (11):
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Alveolus

Tiny air sacs that provide rapid gaseous exchange

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Capillary

A blood vessel within one wall cell

3

Chyme

Partly digested liquid food

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Cochlea

Organ that sends impulses to the auditory waves

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Eardrum

Tissue in the middle of the ear that vibrates when sound enters

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Iris

Controls the amount of light that enters the eye

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osteoporosis

A disease where bones break easily

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Platelet

A tiny piece of cell that helps form clots

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Rectum

Lower part of large intestine

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Trachea

The tube that carries air to the bronchi

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Villi

Finger like structures in the small intestine