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Introduction: Gullet

Description of Gullet

Gullet: the passage between the pharynx and the stomach.
Source: WordNet 2.1

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Gullet as an Organ

Gullet (organ): Another name for Esophagus.

Gullet (organ): The esophagus is a long muscular tube that connects the...more »

Gullet (organ): The esophagus is the organ into which the swallowed food is pushed. It connects the throat above with... (Source: excerpt from Your Digestive System and How It Works: NIDDK)

The esophagus is a hollow tube that carries food and liquids from the throat to the stomach. When a person ... (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Cancer of the Esophagus: NCI)

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Broader terms for Gullet

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Hierarchical classifications of Gullet

The following list attempts to classify Gullet into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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