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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Digestive system, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2014, Abdomen
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esophagus  gullet  oesophagus  gorge  Upper esophageal sphincter
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The passage between the pharynx and the stomach WordNet 3.0
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The passage between the pharynx and the stomach WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The esophagus, or oesophagus, informally known as the food pipe or gullet, is an organ in vertebrates through which food passes, aided by peristaltic contractions, from the pharynx to the stomach. Wikipedia
Organ in vertebrates Wikidata
The tube by which food passes from the mouth to the stomach. OmegaWiki
Food that has been taken into the gullet or the stomach, particularly if it is regurgitated or vomited out. Wiktionary
Food taken into the gullet or stomach. Wiktionary (translation)
The cytopharynx of a ciliate, through which food is ingested. Wiktionary
The tube that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach. Wiktionary