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Synonyms for lung
lʌŋlung

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  1. lungnoun

    A biological organ that extracts oxygen from the air.

    Synonyms:
    lights, bellows

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lungnoun

    either of two saclike respiratory organs in the chest of vertebrates; serves to remove carbon dioxide and provide oxygen to the blood

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How to use lung in a sentence?

  1. Ankit Bharat:

    Normally we try to wake every patient up before we offer them lung transplant. We want to make sure that the patient knows, in her situation, we tried to do the same thing, but her lungs were so badly injured we just could not wake her up.

  2. Elizabeth Cohen:

    We shouldn't be complacent and think that if a child contracts coronavirus all will be fine. Chances are all will be fine, but we just don't know. This is particularly true for children who have underlying conditions, such as obesity or lung disease.

  3. Chris Griffiths:

    Doctors should consider advising parents of children with clinically significant lung disease to avoid living in highly polluted areas or to adopt personal mitigation measures to limit their exposure.

  4. Michael Gordon:

    Infants, toddlers and young children have lung tissue that is many times more sensitive to the deleterious effect of the particulates in cigarette smoke.

  5. Robert Eitches:

    Smoke is composed of small particles ; when inhaled, the particles get stuck in the lungs, this begins a vicious cycle of permanent lung damage.


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