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Unformatted text preview: 13. Implantation: When the embryo sinks into the thick, spongy lining of the uterus. 14. Labor: When the muscle walls of the uterus contract. 15. Menstruation: When the lining of the uterus breaks up and slowly moves out the vagina. This process takes about 5 days and occurs every 28 days in females. 16. Ova: Egg 17. Ovaries: Where the eggs are stored. 18. Oviducts: Fallopian tubes where the egg travels down to the uterus. 19. Ovulation: When the Graafian follicle bursts and the egg leaves the ovary. 20. Placenta: It provides nutrients and oxygen from the mother to the baby through the umbilical cord. 21. Prostrate Gland: A gland within the male reproductive system that is located just below the bladder. 22. Rectum: Opening from the colon that is behind the vagina. Opens separately to the outside. 23. Scrotum: The two sacs of skin which hold the testes and are outside the body....
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course BIOL 2302 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '11 term at Butler Community College.
- Spring '11