gullet
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gullet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. el esófago
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The ball of food that's formed in the mouth and passes down the gullet is called the "bolus."La bola de comida que se forma en la boca y que baja por el esófago se llama "bolo alimenticio".
b. la garganta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A piece of a bone became lodged in the wolf's gullet.Un pedazo de un hueso quedó atascado en la garganta del lobo.
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gullet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el esófago
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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gullet [ˈɡʌlɪt]
noun
esófago (m); garganta (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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