kidney definition

  • noun:
    • structure each one of a couple of body organs when you look at the dorsal area of the vertebrate abdominal cavity, operating to keep correct water and electrolyte balance, regulate acid-base focus, and filter the bloodstream of metabolic wastes, that are after that excreted as urine.
    • The kidney of certain animals, consumed as food.
    • An excretory organ of particular invertebrates.
    • Temperment; type: a person of the same renal.
    • An organ in the torso that filters the blood, creating urine.
    • This organ (of an animal) cooked as food
    • constitution, temperament, nature
    • A glandular organ which excretes urea along with other waste material through the pet body; a urinary gland.
    • Habit; personality; kind; kind.
    • A waiter.
    • In structure, a glandular structure whoever purpose is the purification associated with the blood by the excretion of urine; one of many renes or reins; a renal organ.
    • any such thing resembling a kidney fit or perhaps, as a potato.
    • plural The inmost parts; the reins.
    • A waiting-servant.
    • In min., a concretion shaped like a kidney.
    • either of two bean-shaped excretory body organs that filter wastes (especially urea) through the blood and excrete them and liquid in urine

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