There may be subtle differences in the sounds, but the human ear can’t detect them.
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This clear fluid cleans up the body’s tissues by removing waste and microbes
This is a cell in the immune system that traps and destroys invaders
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Students learn about the specific nature of responses generated by the adaptive immune system.