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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English golet, a borrowing from Old French goulet, from Latin gula, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷel- ‎("throat")

NounEdit

gullet ‎(plural gullets)

  1. The throat or esophagus.
  2. (cytology) The cytopharynx of a ciliate, through which food is ingested.
  3. The space between the teeth of a saw blade.
  4. A channel for water.
  5. A preparatory cut or channel in excavations, of sufficient width for the passage of earth wagons.

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Northern SamiEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

gullet n

  1. definite singular of gull

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

gullet n

  1. definite singular of gull

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

gullet

  1. definite singular of gull
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