kidney

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Singular
kidney

Plural
kidneys

Human kidneys
  1. Kidney is an organ that is part of the human body. It cleans the blood and makes urine (pee) which is the dirty water that needs to leave the body.
    Our kidneys are very important organs in our body.
    When you drink more water, your kidneys can clean the blood better and make more urine.
  2. The organ that does the same thing in the body of other animals.

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Parts of the body (edit)
head ears - eyes - eyebrow - nose - mouth - lips - tongue - tooth (pl. teeth) - cheeks - chin
torso neck - throat - shoulders - chest - ribs - abdomen - pelvis - back
internal organs heart - lungs - liver - stomach - kidneys - intestines - bladder - ovaries - uterus
extremities arms - hands - fingers - legs - feet - toes
sex organs penis - vagina - testicle - ovary - vulva