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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Spleen" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Spleen
The spleen (from Greek σπλήν—splḗn) is an organ found in virtually all vertebrates. Similar in structure to a large lymph node, it acts primarily as a blood filter. - See link

 

Spleen in Spanish is Bazo
El bazo es un órgano de tipo parenquimatoso presente en casi todos los vertebrados. Su función principal es la destrucción de células sanguíneas rojas viejas, producir algunas nuevas y mantener una reserva de sangre. Forma parte del sistema linfático y es el centro de actividad del sistema inmune. - See link

 

More information about Spleen in other websites
Definition of Spleen in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Spleen in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Spleen - See link.
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