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synonyms for windpipe

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

His neck was torn open, bitten right through to the windpipe, the blood still dripping from it into a dark pool on the carpet.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
It subsequently loses its connection with the pharynx, and in adult life is a bilobed structure on either side of the windpipe.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
He didn't seem to hear Frey, and he increased the pressure of his fingers around Daisy's windpipe.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Captain Walpole, of the Engineers, was shot in the thigh, and a blow from an assigai upon the neck laid bare the windpipe.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
"Only as you speak truly, may you keep a whole windpipe;—if not—" The silence was the most terrible threat.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
"A Greaser crept up behind me, sir, and threw a noose that got tangled around my windpipe," replied Private Simms.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
I would some one would draw a razor across thy windpipe, thou bawling ass!
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
There was an ache in his crushed windpipe, a dryness in his mouth, a taste of blood on his tongue.
THE FLOCKMASTER OF POISON CREEKGEORGE W. OGDEN
The windpipe is composed of a series of cartilaginous or gristly rings connected together by softer tissues.
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
The windpipe is made up of cartilaginous rings completed by membrane, muscle, etc. (behind).
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
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WORDS RELATED TO WINDPIPE

  • esophagus
  • fauces
  • gorge
  • gullet
  • larynx
  • maw
  • passage
  • pharynx
  • thorax
  • trachea
  • windpipe
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