Definition of Lungs. Meaning of Lungs. Synonyms of Lungs

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Definition of Lungs

Lung
Lung Lung, n. [OE. lunge, AS. lunge, pl. lungen; akin to D. long, G. lunge, Icel. & Sw. lunga, Dan. lunge, all prob. from the root of E. light. ? See Light not heavy.] (Anat.) An organ for a["e]rial respiration; -- commonly in the plural. My lungs began to crow like chanticleer. --Shak.

Meaning of Lungs from wikipedia

- diaphragm. The lungs also provide airflow that makes vocal sounds including human speech possible. Humans have two lungs, a right lung, and a left lung. They are...
- cavity to decrease, and the lungs expand to fill the space. This, in turn, causes the pressure of the air inside the lungs to decrease (it becomes negative...
- version titled Between Two Lungs (2010), a digital EP subtitled The B-Sides (2011), and a Tenth Anniversary Edition (2019). Lungs received generally positive...
- through a small opening for the purpose of respiration. Book lungs are not related to the lungs of modern land-dwelling vertebrates. Their name describes...
- Paragonimus westermani, most parasites do not specifically affect the lungs but involve the lungs secondarily to other sites. Some parasites, in particular those...
- lung cancer". Toxicological Sciences. 64 (1): 4–6. doi:10.1093/toxsci/64.1.4. PMID 11606795. Adler I (1912). Primary Malignant Growths of the Lungs and...
- Lung transplantation, or pulmonary transplantation, is a surgical procedure in which one or both lungs are replaced by lungs from a donor. Donor lungs...
- Mic****e. "Black Lungs Send Flowers". Exclaim!. Retrieved 2 January 2019. "BLACK LUNGS – SEND FLOWERS". Retrieved 2 January 2019. "Black Lungs’ New Album Was...
- 2019). "Heavy Lungs: 'Energy Is a Huge Point in Our Sound and Everything Else'". Nitelife. Retrieved 25 February 2021. "AOTW // Heavy Lungs". 21 May 2019...
- unless reversed. Very rarely, both lungs may be affected by a pneumothorax. It is often called a "collapsed lung", although that term may also refer...