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oropharynx

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noun oro·phar·ynx \-ˈfar-iŋ(k)s\

Medical Definition of oropharynx

plural oro·pha·ryn·ges \-fə-ˈrin-(ˌ)jēz\play also oro·phar·ynx·es

  1. :  the part of the pharynx that is below the soft palate and above the epiglottis and is continuous with the mouth



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