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Noun Concept
Categories: Abdomen, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Digestive system, Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2014, Human head and neck
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esophagus  oesophagus  gorge  gullet  Upper esophageal sphincter
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The passage between the pharynx and the stomach WordNet 3.0
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The esophagus or oesophagus, colloquially known also 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
The superior portion of the esophagus Wikipedia Disambiguation
Vertebrate organ through which food passes to the stomach Wikidata
Superior portion of the esophagus 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