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(N) Respiratory System Parts I

(N) Respiratory System Parts I
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noun respiratory system

Translation: aparato respiratorio

Definition of respiratory system in English

Group of organs and structures which provides oxygen to and removes carbon dioxide from the body's tissues.

Definition of respiratory system in Spanish

Conjunto de órganos y estructuras cuya función principal es captar oxígeno y eliminar el dióxido de carbono de los tejidos.

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noun lung

Translation: pulmón

Definition of lung in English

Saclike and spongy organ that is responsible for the exchange of gas between the environment and the blood.

Definition of lung in Spanish

Órgano responsable del intercambio gaseoso entre el medio y la sangre, con forma de bolsa y consistencia esponjosa.

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noun pleura

Translation: pleura

Definition of pleura in English

Two-layered serous membrane which covers the walls of the thoracic cavity, the mediastinum, the diaphragm, and the lungs.

Definition of pleura in Spanish

Membrana serosa de doble hoja que recubre las paredes de la cavidad torácica y del mediastino, el diafragma y los pulmones.

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noun lung lobe

Translation: lóbulo pulmonar

Definition of lung lobe in English

Curved section of the lung, separated from other analogous parts of the lung by a fissure.

Definition of lung lobe in Spanish

Parte curvada que sobresale del pulmón, separada de otras análogas por una cisura.

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noun lingula

Translation: língula

Definition of lingula in English

Lower portion of the upper lobe of the left lung.

Definition of lingula in Spanish

Prolongación de la parte inferior del lóbulo superior del pulmón izquierdo.

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noun lung fissure

Translation: cisura pulmonar

Definition of lung fissure in English

Prolonged cleft located on the pulmonary surface, which separates the lobes.

Definition of lung fissure in Spanish

Hendidura prolongada localizada en la superficie pulmonar, que sirve de separación a los lóbulos.

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noun diaphragm

Translation: diafragma

Definition of diaphragm in English

Wide, dome-shaped muscle separating the thoracic cavity from the abdominal cavity, which facilitates respiration.

Definition of diaphragm in Spanish

Músculo ancho con forma de cúpula, que separa la cavidad torácica de la cavidad abdominal, cuya función principal es facilitar la respiración.