Anatomical structure that performs a specific function or group of functions [WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Organ_(anatomy) ]

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definition
  • Anatomical structure that performs a specific function or group of functions [WP].
external definition
  • Organs are commonly observed as visibly distinct structures, but may also exist as loosely associated clusters of cells that work together to perform a specific function or functions.
external ontology notes
  • CARO v1 does not include a generic 'organ' class, only simple and compound organ. CARO v2 may include organ, see https://github.com/obophenotype/caro/issues/4
has related synonym
  • element
  • anatomical unit
  • body organ
id
  • UBERON:0000062