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synonyms for alveolus

  • bronchi
  • pleura
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How to use alveolus in a sentence

Beside them, lining the ducts and alveoli, are smooth, muscle-like myoepithelial cells.
STARTUPS ARE RACING TO REPRODUCE BREAST MILK IN THE LABKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
A breath of these microscopic particles can send them all the way to the alveoli, the tiny sacs where the lungs and the blood swap oxygen and carbon dioxide.
WHAT WE KNOW AND DON’T KNOW ABOUT WILDFIRE SMOKE’S HEALTH RISKSMARIA TEMMINGSEPTEMBER 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
In the Atlantic City specimen the axis of the tooth where it emerges from the alveolus is 91 mm.
THE BEAKED WHALES OF THE FAMILY ZIPHIDAEFREDERICK TRUE
The alveolus lies entirely behind the symphysis, its anterior end being 160 mm.
THE BEAKED WHALES OF THE FAMILY ZIPHIDAEFREDERICK TRUE
When extracted from the alveolus, the whole tooth is found to be concave internally and convex externally.
THE BEAKED WHALES OF THE FAMILY ZIPHIDAEFREDERICK TRUE
When in the natural position, these teeth protrude about 33 mm., or a little more than one-third their height, above the alveolus.
THE BEAKED WHALES OF THE FAMILY ZIPHIDAEFREDERICK TRUE
The margins of the cleft in the lip are also attached to the alveolus by firm reflections of the mucous membrane.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
Limited portions of the alveolus are frequently broken in the extraction of teeth.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
The inflammation begins close to the alveolus, and may spread back along the palate.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
A muco-purulent discharge escapes from within the free edge of the gum and alveolus.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
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WORDS RELATED TO ALVEOLUS

  • alveolus
  • bronchi
  • pleura
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