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See definition of thorax on Dictionary.com
  • as inchest
  • as inthroat
  • as intrunk

synonyms for thorax

  • breast
  • heart
  • rib cage
  • bosom
  • bust
  • peritoneum
  • ribs
  • mammary glands
  • pulmonary cavity
  • upper trunk

antonyms for thorax

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    How to use thorax in a sentence

    The bees used a variety of signals to communicate with each other, including several kinds of sounds made by vibrating the wings and thorax very quickly.
    THESE HONEYBEES HAVE A SURPRISINGLY FIERCE BATTLE CRYKATE BAGGALEYNOVEMBER 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    The tip of the western bumblebee abdomen can be whitish or rusty, yellow hairs may be present or absent above that, and all of these bumblebees have yellow hairs at the front of their thorax behind the head.
    WE CRUSH, POISON, AND DESTROY INSECTS AT OUR OWN PERIL - ISSUE 95: ESCAPEJOHN HAINZEJANUARY 20, 2021NAUTILUS
    So they heat up faster than the thorax and can rapidly overheat.
    HERE’S HOW BUTTERFLY WINGS KEEP COOL IN THE SUNERIN GARCIA DE JESUSMARCH 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
    The body is very convex:, having the thorax as wide as the abdomen, subquadrate, with very convex sides.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    Thorax haud marginatus lateribus haud rotundatis subcylindricus antice angustius, postice sublobatus.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    Thorax convexus antice posticeque marginatus lateribus rotundatis haud marginatis.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    The head and thorax are of the colour of the wings, their sides and the conical abdomen being rather lighter.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    Dr. Ayloff was one of the first to go, with some affection of the muscles of the thorax, which took him painfully at night.
    A THIN GHOST AND OTHERSM. R. (MONTAGUE RHODES) JAMES
    The quantity of air inspired depends on the size of the thorax, and the extent of its movements.
    VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
    These are effected solely by muscular contractions, and give rise to an increase in all the diameters of the thorax.
    VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO THORAX

    • bosom
    • breast
    • bust
    • heart
    • mammary glands
    • peritoneum
    • pulmonary cavity
    • rib cage
    • ribs
    • thorax
    • upper trunk
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