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a combining form representing pharynx in compound words: pharyngology.
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Also especially before a vowel, pharyng-.

Origin of pharyngo-

<Greek, combining form of phárynx throat
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How to use pharyngo- in a sentence

  • The wide distribution of these pharyngo-laryngo-esophago-pulmano-cardio-gastric nerves gives ample opportunity for reflexes.

    Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh

British Dictionary definitions for pharyngo-

pharyngo-

before a vowel pharyng-


combining form
pharynxpharyngoscope
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Medical definitions for pharyngo-

pharyngo-

pref.
Pharynx:pharyngoscope.
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