HyperDic: pleural_cavity

English > 1 sense of the expression pleural cavity:
NOUNbodypleural cavitythe cavity in the thorax that contains the lungs and heart
English > pleural cavity: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningThe cavity in the thorax that contains the lungs and heart.
PartspleuraThe thin serous membrane around the lungs and inner walls of the chest
Broadercavity, bodily cavity, cavum(anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus / sinus within the body
Spanishcavidad pleural
Catalancavitat pleural, pleura

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