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Definition 1: the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for pharynx in the sense of this definition

(pharynx is a kind of ...) a cavity having the shape of a tube

(pharynx is a part of ...) a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity

(pharynx is a part of ...) a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx)

"hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids" "enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children"

(pharynx is a part of ...) the lower part of the pharynx

(pharynx is a part of ...) cavity formed by the pharynx at the back of the mouth

(pharynx is a part of ...) cavity forming the upper part of the pharynx

(pharynx is a part of ...) an oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tongue

(pharynx is a part of ...) a small recess in the wall of the pharynx

(... is part of pharynx) the nose and throat and trachea

(... is part of pharynx) tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination

(... is part of pharynx) the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body

"he admired her long graceful neck" "the horse won by a neck"

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