oesophagus
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /iːˈsɒfəɡəs/, /ɪˈsɒfəɡəs/
  • (America) enPR: ĭ-säfʹə-gəs, IPA: /ɪˈsɑfəɡəs/
Noun

oesophagus (plural oesophagi)

  1. (anatomy) The tube that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach.
    Synonyms: gullet, weasand
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