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7 Sci Resp & Excret

7th Grade Science Respiration and Excretion Vocabulary

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BREATHING THE PROCESS WHEREBY FRESH AIR MOVES INTO THE LUNGS AND STALE AIR MOVES OUT.
RESPIRATION THE PROCESS OF RELEASING ENERGY FROM GLUCOSE.
PHARYNX THE TUBE-LIKE PASSAGEWAY FOR BOTH FOOD AND AIR.
EPIGLOTTIS A FLAP OF TISSUE AT THE END OF THE PHARYNX WHICH COVERS THE GLOTTIS.
LARYNX THE AIRWAY TO WHICH YOUR VOCAL CORDS ARE ATTACHED.
GLOTTIS THE OPENING BETWEEN YOUR VOCAL CORDS.
TRACHEA THE TUBE LINED WITH CARTILAGE THAT LEADS TO THE LUNGS.
LUNGS ORGANS OF RESPIRATION
BRONCHI TWO SHORT BRANCHES AT THE END OF THE TRACHEA THAT CARRY AIR INTO THE LUNGS.
BRONCHIOLES SMALLER TUBES AT THE END OF THE BRONCHI WITHIN THE LUNGS.
ALVEOLI CLUSTERS OF TINY, THIN-WALLED AIR SACS WHERE OXYGEN AND CARBON DIOXIDE EXCHANGE TAKES PLACE IN THE LUNGS.
DIAPHRAGM A MUSCLE BENEATH THE LUNGS THAT HELPS AIR MOVE IN AND OUT OF YOUR BODY.
EXCRETION THE ELIMINATION OF WASTE FROM THE BODY.
URINARY SYSTEM MADE UP OF ORGANS THAT RID THE BODY OF WASTES, CONTROL BLOOD VOLUME, AND BALANCE SALTS AND WATER.
KIDNEYS MAJOR ORGANS OF THE URINARY SYSTEM.
NEPHRONS TINY FILTERING UNITS OF THE KIDNEYS.
URINE LIQUID WASTE.
URETERS TUBES THAT LEAD FROM EACH KIDNEY TO THE BLADDER.
BLADDER ELASTIC, MUSCULAR ORGAN THAT HOLD URINE UNTIL IT LEAVES THE BODY.
URETHRA TUBE THAT CARRIES URINE FROM THE BLADDER TO THE OUTSIDE OF THE BODY.
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