fauces

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fau·ces

noun pl but singular or pl in constr \ˈf-ˌsēz\

Definition of FAUCES

: the narrow passage from the mouth to the pharynx situated between the soft palate and the base of the tongue—called also isthmus of the fauces
fau·cial \ˈf-shəl\ adjective

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