Lung

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Bodily FunctionPlay
Lung relates to breathing and oxygen exchange vital for life. SlideDoctors check lung function to ensure healthy breathing.
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Health ContextPlay
Lung is often used when discussing respiratory health and illnesses. SlideHe is recovering from a severe lung infection.
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Metaphorical UsePlay
Sometimes 'lung' describes things that function like a breathing organ. SlideForests are often called the lungs of the Earth.