Pertaining to the alveoli sac, the site of gas exchange
in the lungs.
Alveolus (plural Alveoli):SFAF
The tiny sacs in the lung where oxygen
and carbon dioxide are exchanged by red blood cells. Alveoli are the terminations
of the bronchial tubes; each sac is about .25 mm in size and there are
approximately 1.5 million in each lung.
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