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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy, one of the passages by which air is admitted to the lungs, as the nasal passages, the larynx, the trachea, and the bronchial tubes or their minute ramifications.
  • n. In botany, a large intercellular space in the stems and leaves of aquatic plants, and in the stems of endogens.

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