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n. alveolus

Definition of alveolus in English

Small, saclike cavity, located at the end of the terminal bronchioles, in which gas is exchanged between the air and the blood.

Synonyms of alveolus in English

pulmonary alveolus

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n. dental alveolus

Definition of dental alveolus in English

Cavity located in the maxilla or mandible bone, which houses the dental root.

Synonyms of dental alveolus in English

tooth socket

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n. pulmonary alveolus

Definition of pulmonary alveolus in English

Small, saclike cavity, located at the end of the terminal bronchioles, in which gas is exchanged between the air and the blood.

Synonyms of pulmonary alveolus in English

alveolus