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viscus (s) (noun), viscera (pl)
The internal structures or organs of the body that perform specific functions: Examples of viscera include the following:
- The chest: heart and lungs.
- The abdomen: liver, pancreas, spleen, gallbladder, stomach, and intestines.
- The head: brain of nerve tissues or neuroglia which are organized to receive, to process, to remember, and to send out information.
- The heart, liver, intestines, stomach, lungs, and brain are all viscera or bodily organs.
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The internal organs contained or enclosed within the abdominal cavity, including the stomach, liver, intestines, spleen, pancreas, and parts of the urinary and reproductive tracts.