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See definition of esophagus on Dictionary.com
  • as invocal cords
  • as ingullet
  • as inthroat

synonyms for esophagus

  • Adam's apple
  • larynx
  • pharynx
  • throat
  • vocal bands
  • vocal folds
  • vocal processes
  • voice
  • voice box
  • throat
  • craw
  • maw
  • gullet
  • maw
  • passage
  • gorge
  • larynx
  • pharynx
  • trachea
  • windpipe
  • thorax
  • fauces
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How to use esophagus in a sentence

The fossil and living nervous systems match up in their arrangements of nerves to the eyes and appendages, and show the same central opening for the esophagus to pass through.
ANCIENT BRAINS: INSIDE THE EXTRAORDINARY PRESERVATION OF A 310-MILLION-YEAR-OLD NERVOUS SYSTEMJOHN PATERSONJULY 30, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The case currently before the Texas Supreme Court involves a 19-month-old toddler who suffered permanent damage to her esophagus when she ingested a lithium-ion battery that popped out of a knockoff remote control.
AMAZON ARGUES IT’S NOT LIABLE FOR PRODUCT THAT SEVERELY INJURED TODDLERTIM DE CHANTMARCH 26, 2021ARS TECHNICA
So, the reason I “got into” making gravy was I had to follow a strict soft food diet for a couple months this summer after scorching my esophagus.
20 DAYS OF TURKEYMEGHAN MCCARRONDECEMBER 23, 2020EATER
Through the mouth the animal ejects a part of the esophagus and envelops its prey, which is often of considerable size.
THE SEA-BEACH AT EBB-TIDEAUGUSTA FOOTE ARNOLD
The food that is swallowed passes down the esophagus and enters the stomach.
PHYSIOLOGYERNEST G. MARTIN
Close to its posterior end the esophagus gives off three food reservoirs, two above and a single larger one below.
INSECTS AND DISEASESRENNIE W. DOANE
The respiratory system is represented by the anlage of the lungs, a longitudinal protrusion of the ventral wall of the esophagus.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
In the same way American usage prefers esophagus, diarrhea and gonorrhea to the English oesophagus, diarrhoea and gonorrhoea.
THE AMERICAN LANGUAGEHENRY L. MENCKEN
At first too much force should not be used, or the esophagus will be ruptured.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF THE HORSEUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Like all gases it ascends, and so passes out of the esophagus in prayer and psalmody.
THE FIEND'S DELIGHTDOD GRILE
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WORDS RELATED TO ESOPHAGUS

  • craw
  • esophagus
  • maw
  • throat
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