23 terms

Human Body

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armpit
the part of the body under the arm where it joins the shoulder
elbow
the part in the middle of the arm where it bends
abdomen
the part of the body below the chest that contains the stomach, bowels, etc.
buttock
either of the two round soft parts at the top of a person's legs
hip
the area below the waist and above the legs at either side of the body
calf
the back part of the leg between the ankle and the knee
knuckle
one of the joints in the hand where your fingers bend, especially where your fingers join on to the main part of your hand
index finger
palm
the inner surface of the hand between the wrist and the fingers
pinky (Am.E.)
part (Am.E.) (British English parting)
a line on someone's head made by brushing the hair in two different directions
sideburns
jaw
forehead
eyelid
pupil
eyelashes
eyebrow
heel
windpipe
the tube in the throat that carries air to the lungs, SYNONYM trachea
esophagus
the tube through which food passes from the mouth to the stomach; SYNONYM gullet
bladder
an organ that is shaped like a bag in which liquid waste (= urine ) collects before it is passed out of the body
intestines
a long tube in the body between the stomach and the anus.

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