HyperDic: respiratory_organ

English > 1 sense of the expression respiratory organ:
NOUNbodyrespiratory organany organ involved in the process of respiration
English > respiratory organ: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAny organ involved in the process of respiration.
Part ofrespiratory system, systema respiratoriumThe system for taking in oxygen and giving off carbon dioxide
Narrowerbook lungorgan in many arachnids containing many thin folds of membrane resembling the leaves of a book
gill, branchiarespiratory organ of aquatic animals that breathe oxygen dissolved in water
lungEither of two saclike respiratory organs in the chest of vertebrates
Broaderinternal organ, viscusA main organ that is situated inside the body
Spanishórgano respiratorio
Catalanòrgan respiratori

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