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Pharynx in context
 
Parts of the pharynx

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin pharynx, from Ancient Greek φάρυγξ (phárunx, throat).

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pharynx (plural pharynges or pharynxes)

  1. (anatomy) The part of the alimentary canal and respiratory tract that extends from the back of the mouth and nasal cavity to the larynx and esophagus.

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Further readingEdit

  • pharynx in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • pharynx at OneLook Dictionary Search

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pharynx m (uncountable)

  1. (anatomy) pharynx

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pharynx n (genitive pharyngis); third declension

  1. pharynx

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pharynx pharyngēs
genitive pharyngis pharyngum
dative pharyngī pharyngibus
accusative pharyngem pharyngēs
ablative pharynge pharyngibus
vocative pharynx pharyngēs