Translation of bladder in Spanish:

bladder

vejiga, n.

Pronunciation /ˈblædər//ˈbladə/

noun

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    Anatomy
    vejiga feminine
    • The corpsman donned sterile gloves and then tapped the sailor's lower abdomen verifying the full bladder.
    • I have a tiny alcohol-affected bladder that forces me to the bathroom two to three times per fine dining experience.
    • You are more likely to have bladder infections if your bladder does not empty fully each time you urinate.
    • Children clamored for the pig's bladder, to be used as a balloon.
    • It was over three hours until the band were on, I wasn't sure if my notoriously thimble-sized bladder would hold out that long.
    • When the bladder fills, a signal is sent from the bladder to the brain via the spinal cord to initiate the urge to urinate.
    • When you urinate, the muscles around the urethra relax and the bladder tightens to squeeze urine out.
    • The mass was invading the posterior wall of the bladder and the prostate.
    • Even now in our more mature years, the stance is excruciatingly difficult to maintain when one's bladder is especially full.
    • Waste products from the blood are removed in the kidneys and stored in the bladder as urine.
    • Urine is stored in the bladder, which stretches like a balloon as it fills up.
    • A woman's pelvic floor supports the bladder, womb and the bowel.
    • Going too often - more than, say eight or nine times a day - could signal an already irritated bladder.
    • Some men get better by taking medicines that help the way the bladder or prostate gland work.
    • My god, I thought, this guy's bladder must be the size of a basketball.
    • This maneuver requires that manual pressure be exerted on the abdomen over the bladder to express the urine.
    • Her bladder woke her up early one morning two weeks later.
    • When you need to pass urine your bladder tells your brain it is full.
    • The urine is stored in your bladder, which can expand to accommodate the increasing volume.
    • A small amount of urine drips constantly from your kidneys to your bladder through tubes called ureters.
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    (in ball)
    cámara de aire feminine
    • Other conifers produce pollen with a single bladder.
    • In contrast to some other halophytic plants, S. salsa does not have salt glands or salt bladders on its leaves.
    • The maximum distance across the grain ranged from 50 to 70 m, and depended on the expansion of the pollen bladders.