capillary (a small blood vessel, measuring 5-10 μm in diameter, connecting arterioles and venules, and enable the interchange of water, oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other chemical substances between blood and surrounding tissues)


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blood vessel
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vein, artery, Circle of Willis, Internal carotid artery, carotid sinus,  …

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