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OROPHARYNX

 Dictionary entry overview: What does oropharynx mean? 

OROPHARYNX (noun)
  The noun OROPHARYNX has 1 sense:

1. cavity formed by the pharynx at the back of the mouth

  Familiarity information: OROPHARYNX used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OROPHARYNX (noun)


Sense 1oropharynx [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Cavity formed by the pharynx at the back of the mouth

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Hypernyms ("oropharynx" is a kind of...):

bodily cavity; cavity; cavum ((anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body)

Holonyms ("oropharynx" is a part of...):

pharynx; throat (the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone)


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