Translation of bladder in Spanish:

bladder

Pronunciation: /ˈblædər; ˈblædə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 [Anat] vejiga (f)
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    • Waste products from the blood are removed in the kidneys and stored in the bladder as urine.
    • This maneuver requires that manual pressure be exerted on the abdomen over the bladder to express the urine.
    • A small amount of urine drips constantly from your kidneys to your bladder through tubes called ureters.
    1.2 (in ball) cámara (f) de aire
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    • The maximum distance across the grain ranged from 50 to 70 m, and depended on the expansion of the pollen bladders.
    • In contrast to some other halophytic plants, S. salsa does not have salt glands or salt bladders on its leaves.
    • Other conifers produce pollen with a single bladder.

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