esophageal

[ ih-sof-uh-jee-uhl, ee-suh-faj-ee-uhl ]
/ ɪˌsɒf əˈdʒi əl, ˌi səˈfædʒ i əl /

adjective

pertaining to the esophagus.

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Origin of esophageal

1800–10; esophag(us) + -eal, variant of -ial

OTHER WORDS FROM esophageal

post·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjectivepre·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjectivesub·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjective
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