Origin of gullet
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Once the meal is partially in its mouth, a second set of jaws somewhere in the eel’s throat clamps down on the squid, pulling the food down the fish’s gullet.Moray eels enjoy surf ‘n turf with a surprise second set of jaws|Claire Maldarelli|June 22, 2021|Popular-Science
The blade of mine has been dulled on the gullet of that old Saracen yonder with the white beard.
From the eastern gullet where he was, he could not see the sloop on account of the sharp turns of the pass.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
To prevent the water rushing into its throat as it skims the surface with its beak, the bird is provided with a very small gullet.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston
The cilia also send particles of food into a funnel-like opening, the gullet, on one side of the cell.
The gullet widens almost at once into a long stomach, which in turn leads into a much coiled intestine.