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fauces

División en sílabas: fau·ces
Pronunciación: /ˈfōsēz
 
/

Definición de fauces en inglés:

plural sustantivo

Anatomy
The arched opening at the back of the mouth leading to the pharynx.
Example sentences
  • Examination of the fauces and throat swab should therefore be routine for all children presenting with arthritis.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin, 'throat'.

Derivados

faucial

1
Pronunciación: /ˈfôSHəl/
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • The total tissue collagen content increased significantly in patients with advanced disease and with progression of the disease, leading to hypomobility of the tongue, lips, cheeks, soft palate and faucial pillars.

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