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synonyms for fauces

  • esophagus
  • larynx
  • gorge
  • gullet
  • maw
  • passage
  • pharynx
  • thorax
  • trachea
  • windpipe
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How to use fauces in a sentence

The mucous membranes become dry and insensitive, especially those of the fauces.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
I believe I have more colds, principally seated on the mucous membranes of the lungs, fauces, and cavities of the head.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
Extremely emaciated; his tongue and fauces covered with apthous crusts, and his appetite gone.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE FOXGLOVE AND SOME OF ITS MEDICAL USESWILLIAM WITHERING
Hence the fauces should be freely sprayed with a 5% solution of cocaine.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
A good gargle for scurvy of the fauces and pharynx, vulgarly called the inward scurvy.
COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
On inspecting the fauces, they appeared in some places raw and excoriated, and in others rough and puckered.
ARCHAEOLOGICAL ESSAYS VOL. 2JAMES Y. SIMPSON
In the ulcerous sore throat much advantage has been experienced from the vapours of effervescing mixtures drawn into the fauces.
EXPERIMENTS AND OBSERVATIONS ON DIFFERENT KINDS OF AIRJOSEPH PRIESTLEY
It acts in a few minutes and its effect may be hastened by giving tepid water or tickling the fauces.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
Swallowing was effected very slowly, and only after the liquid had remained for some time in the fauces.
INSOMNIA; AND OTHER DISORDERS OF SLEEPHENRY M. LYMAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FAUCES

  • esophagus
  • fauces
  • gorge
  • gullet
  • larynx
  • maw
  • passage
  • pharynx
  • thorax
  • trachea
  • windpipe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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