The part of the respiratory passages beyond the respiratory bronchioles, from which the alveolar sacs and alveoli arise.
The smallest of the intralobular ducts in the mammary gland, into which the secretory alveoli open.
Fancy Words For Everyday ActivitiesHumming (is so boring) Yet, bombinating sounds much more interesting! This word may sound a bit like bumblebee, which is kind of neat as it means “to hum, or buzz.” First published in the late 1800s, bombinate and bombilate are twins with family-tree roots tangled in both Greek and Latin derivatives (confusing) that lead to the late Latin bombilāre, or “to hum.” Breathing (is so …
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