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the process of removing wastes from the body


chemical that comes from the breakdown of proteins


a major organ of the excretory system that removes urea and other wastes from the blood


A watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contains urea and other wastes


The tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder.

urinary bladder

a sacklike muscular organ that stores urine until it is eliminated from the body


a small tube through which urine flows from the body


tiny filtering factories that remove waste from blood and produce urine


In excretory system it is known as a recycling facility that coverts part of the hemoglobin from old red blood cells into bile.

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