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laryngopharynx

[ luh-ring-goh-far-ingks ]
/ l蓹藢r瑟艐 go蕣藞f忙r 瑟艐ks /
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noun, plural la路ryn路go路pha路ryn路ges [luh-ring-goh-fuh-rin-jeez], /l蓹藢r瑟艐 go蕣 f蓹藞r瑟n d蕭iz/, la路ryn路go路phar路ynx路es.Anatomy.
the lower part of the pharynx, above the larynx.
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Origin of laryngopharynx

First recorded in 1895鈥1900; laryngo- + pharynx
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Medical definitions for laryngopharynx

laryngopharynx
[ l蓹-r沫ng鈥瞘艒-f膬r沫ngks ]

n.
The part of the pharynx that lies below the aperture of the larynx and behind the larynx and that extends to the esophagus.hypopharynx
The American Heritage庐 Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright 漏 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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