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English noun: pharynx

1. pharynx (body) the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone


Synonymsthroat


Broader (hypernym)tubular cavity


Part holonymadenoid, clapper, glossa, gustatory organ, laryngopharynx, lingua, Luschka's tonsil, nasopharynx, oropharynx, pharyngeal recess, pharyngeal tonsil, taste bud, tastebud, third tonsil, tongue, tonsilla adenoidea, tonsilla pharyngealis


Part meronymalimentary canal, alimentary tract, cervix, digestive tract, digestive tube, gastrointestinal tract, GI tract, neck, upper respiratory tract









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