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Adipose tissue

Collection of fat cells

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Cartilage

Flexible connective tissue attached to the bones at joints.

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Epithelial

Skin cells tht cover re outside of the body and line the internal surfaces is organs

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Histologist

Specialist in the study of tissues

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Larynx

Voice box located at the upper part of the trachea

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Pharynx

Throat. The pharynx serves as the common passageways for food and air

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Pituitary gland

Endocrine gland at the base of the brain

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Thyroid gland

Endocrine gland that surrounded the trachea in the neck

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Trachea

Windpipe

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Ureter

One of two tubes each leading from a single kidney inserting into the iron art bladder

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Urethra

Tube from the urinary bladder to the outside of the body

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Uterus

The womb. The organ that holds the embryo/fetus as it develops.

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Viscera

Internal organs.