How are gills similar to lungs?

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As both of them (gills similar to lungs) perform respiration that is exchange of gases.

Many invertebrates perform respiration through gills as gills are evaginations of the body surface. There are many invertebrates that use gills as a major means of gas exchange; and few invertebrates are there including humans and animals, such as the pulmonate land snail, that uses lungs.

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