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air-conducting tube that connects the larnyx with the bronchi is lined w/ mucous membranes and cilia, and contains strong cartalige rings
trachea
tube that carries urine from bladder to the outside of the body
urethra
airway to which the vocal cords are attatched
larynx
lung disease in which the alveoli enlarge
emphysema
elastic, muscular organ that holds urine until leaves the body through the urethra
bladder
muscle beneath the lungs that contracts and relaxes to move gases in and out of the body
diaphragm
tiny filtering unit of the kidney
nephron
wastewater that contains excess water, salts, and other wastes that are not reabosrbed by the body
urine
two short tubes that branch of the lower end of the trachea and carry air into the lungs
bronchi
bean-shaped urinary system organ that is made up of about 1 million nephrons and filters blood producing urine
kidney
lung disorder in which the bronchial tubes contract quickly and cause shortness of breath, wheezing, or coughing; many occur as an allergic reaction
asthma
1 tube that carries urine from each kidney

2 tubelike passage-way for food, liquid, and air
1 ureter

2 pharynx
system of excretory organs that rids the blood of wastes, controls blood volume by removing excess water, and balances concentration
urinary system
tiny, thin- alled grapelike clusters at the end of each bronchiole that are surrounded by capillaries where CO2 and O2 exchange takes place
alveoli