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1

Skin
Definition and category

protect body from infection, regulate temperature
SURFACE

2

Skeletal
Definition and category

support, protect, move body; produce blood cells
SURFACE

3

Muscular
Definition and category

movement of skeleton and viscera
SURFACE

4

Gastrointestinal
Definition and category

absorb nutrients into blood, expel feces
SURFACE

5

Cardiovascular
Definition and category

pump and circulate blood
VITAL

6

Blood
Definition and category

carry O2, CO2, nutrients, wastes, antibodies, hormones
VITAL

7

Respiratory
Definition and category

obtain O2 from air and expel CO2
VITAL

8

Immune
Definition and category

find and rid germs and debris
WASTE

9

Lymphatic
Definition and category

sanitize extracellular fluid and return to blood stream WASTE

10

Urinary
Definition and category

filter dissolved wastes from the blood and expel urine
WASTE

11

Endocrine
Definition and category

regulate growth and metabolism
REGULATING

12

Nervous
Definition and category

sense and respond to internal and external environments
REGULATING

13

Reproductive
Definition

make gametes, produce an offspring

14

Psyche
Definition

thoughts, emotions, value, willpower

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List all the Organ Systems

skin
skeletal
muscular
gastrointestinal
cardiovascular
blood
respiratory
immune
lymphatic
urninary
endocrine
nervous
reproductive
(psyche)