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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin fauces. Cognate to Italian foce.

NounEdit

fauce f ‎(plural fauci)

  1. jaw
  2. mouth (of a volcano etc)

LatinEdit

NounEdit

fauce

  1. ablative singular of faux

Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fauce

  1. feminine singular of faux

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fauces

NounEdit

fauce f ‎(plural fauces)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) jaw (of animal)
  2. mouth (of volcano)