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Blood vessel: Any of the tubular vessels conveying the blood (arteries, arterioles, capillaries, venules, and veins). [e]

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  • Heart [r]: A chambered muscular organ in organisms that pumps blood received from the veins into the arteries, thereby maintaining the flow of blood through the entire circulatory system. [e]
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