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nephron

Noun1.nephron - any of the small tubules that are the excretory units of the vertebrate kidney
Pronunciation: (NEF-rahn)

A tiny part of the kidneys. Each kidney is made up of about 1 million nephrons, which are the working units of the kidneys, removing wastes and extra fluids from the blood.

kidney, malpighian body, malpighian corpuscle, renal corpuscle, tubule, uriniferous tubule
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