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Synonyms for alveolusælˈvi ə ləs; -ˌlaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alveolus, air sac, air cell(noun)

    a tiny sac for holding air in the lungs; formed by the terminal dilation of tiny air passageways

    tooth socket, air sac, air cell, alveolus

  2. tooth socket, alveolus(noun)

    a bony socket in the alveolar ridge that holds a tooth

    tooth socket, alveolus, air cell, air sac


  1. alveolus(noun)

    pulmonary alveolus

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