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The urethra is a tube that connects the bladder to the outside of the body. It allows people and animals to remove urine from the body. People and animals control urination using the urethral sphincter.

The urethra is part of the urinary system in mammals. Because humans are mammals, they have urethras.

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Kidneys | Ureters | Urinary bladder | Urethral sphincters | Urethra
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