organs

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kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs adipose tissue , fat , fatty tissue
disorder characterized by deposit of amyloid in organs or tissues; often secondary to chronic rheumatoid arthritis or tuberculosis or multiple myeloma amyloidosis
one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made androgyne , epicine , epicine person , gynandromorph , hermaphrodite , intersex
bisexual in organs or characteristics androgynous , hermaphrodite
disorder of the vocal organs that results in the loss of voice aphonia , voicelessness
ridge-like ingrowth of the exoskeleton of an arthropod that supports internal organs and provides attachment points for muscles apodeme
system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine apparatus urogenitalis , genitourinary apparatus , genitourinary system , systema urogenitale , urinary apparatus , urinary system , urogenital apparatus , urogenital system
curved bony structure supporting or enclosing organs (especially the inner sides of the feet) arch
arteries supplying the external genital organs of humans arteria pudenda , pudendal artery
aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech articulation
having no evident sex or sex organs asexuality , sexlessness
disease especially in agricultural workers caused by inhalation of Aspergillus spores causing lumps in skin and ears and respiratory organs aspergillosis
opportunistic infection by a fungus of the genus Aspergillus; characterized by inflammation and lesions of the ear and other organs aspergillosis
absence of coordination of organs or body parts that usually work together harmoniously asynergia , asynergy
any of the ganglia of the autonomic system whose unmyelinated fibers innervate the internal organs autonomic ganglion
main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged axis
sensory organs on some fishes' heads barb , barbel
either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman boob , bosom , breast , knocker , tit , titty
death when respiration and other reflexes are absent; consciousness is gone; organs can be removed for transplantation before the heartbeat stops brain death , cerebral death
hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body calculus , concretion
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