esophageal

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

pertaining to the esophagus.

Origin of esophageal

1800–10; esophag(us) + -eal, variant of -ial
Related formspost·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjectivepre·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjectivesub·e·soph·a·ge·al, adjective
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