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orifice

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a place in a surface allowing passage into or through a thing
  • the mouth is a bodily orifice

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“Orifice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/orifice. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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