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Origin of orifice
OTHER WORDS FROM orificeor·i·fi·cial [awr-uh-fish-uhl, or-], /ˌɔr əˈfɪʃ əl, ˌɒr-/, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH orificeoffice, orifice
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Example sentences from the Web for orifice
So, as Tarshis said in a recent essay: Cosby “just found another orifice to use.”Don Lemon and the Rest of Society Don’t Understand How Rape Works|Emily Shire|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They can corrode through whatever human tissue they contact if swallowed or stuck into an orifice, sometimes in a matter of hours.Kids Eat the Darndest Things: Laundry Pods, Teething Necklaces, and More Of The Weirdest Stuff Sending Kids to the E.R.|Russell Saunders|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can read about the film's various sex scenes and orifice exploration right here.The Best of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival: ‘Frank,’ ‘Web Junkie,’ Anna Kendrick, and More|Marlow Stern|January 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fasting in Islam means not putting anything in any orifice of the body.
At its orifice reappeared the gold, spouting up furious and fuming, as if insulted by the vile metal which confined it.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
A crimson orifice was seen just back of the foreleg, which showed where the tiny messenger of death had entered.Two Boys in Wyoming|Edward S. Ellis
One may take a sheep's bladder into the orifice of which a tube is fastened.Old-Time Makers of Medicine|James J. Walsh
Captain Pond clapped a thumb over the orifice of his air-cushion, and heaved a sigh as he thought of Sergeant Fugler.Wandering Heath|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
He found the hatchway too tight for comfort and had a moment of fear when his tool pack caught in the orifice, wedging him neatly.Tight Squeeze|Dean Charles Ing