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Bladder
Organ that stores urine.
Brain
Organ that controls what the body does.
Diaphragm
Organ that helps breathing. As it moves downwards it helps make the lungs bigger, allowing them to fill with air. As it moves upwards, it makes the lungs smaller, pushing air out.
Faeces
A mixture of unwanted food and certain materials excreted by the liver. Often call ‘poo’.
Foodpipe
Organ in the shape of a tube that takes food from your mouth to your stomach. Also called the ‘gullet’ or ‘oesophagus’.
Function
The job or role something has.
Gullet
More scientific name for ‘foodpipe’. Also called the ‘oesophagus’.
Heart
Organ that pumps blood.
Intestines
The small intestine and large intestine together.
Kidneys
Organs used to clean the blood and make urine.
Large intestine
Organ that removes water from unwanted food.
Leaf
Plant organ used to make food by photosynthesis.
Liver
Organ used to make and destroy substances in our bodies. It also stores some substances.
Lungs
Organs used to take oxygen out of the air and into the blood. They also put waste carbon dioxide into the air.
Oesophagus
Scientific name for the ‘gullet’ or ‘foodpipe’. A tube that takes food from your mouth to your stomach.
Organ
A large part of a plant or animal that does a very important job.
Photosynthesis
Process that plants use to make their own food. It needs light to work.
Rectum
Organ that stores faeces.
Root
Plant organ used to take water out of soil.
Skin
Organ used for protection and feeling.
Small intestine
Organ used to break up food and get it into the blood.
Stem
Plant organ used to take water to the leaves and to support the leaves.
Stomach
Organ used to break up food.
Storage organ
Organ used by plants to store materials.
Trachea
More scientific name for ‘windpipe’.
Windpipe
Organ in the shape of a tube that takes air to and from your lungs. Also called the trachea.