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Circulatory System

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3) chambered muscular organ in vertebrates that pumps blood 5) Control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid 7) Any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules 8) Receives blood from lower limbs and abdominal organs and empties into the posterior part of the right atrium 9) carries oxygenated blood away from the heart, to the body, and returns deoxygenated blood back

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1) Any chamber that is connected to other chambers or passageways 2) Blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi 3) A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color 4) A blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart 6) One of two arteries that carry venous blood from the heart to the lungs

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