Definition Of throat

noun

the passage that leads from the back of the mouth of a person or animal.

The infection spreads from the nose or throat through the Eustachian tube, a passage between the throat and the middle ear.

the passage which leads from the back of the mouth of a person or animal.

Example Of throat

  • a gold pendant gleamed at her throat

  • A silver necklace gleamed from around her throat , accenting her delicate neck.

  • A single halyard to the throat of the sail is an alternative to lashing the throat permanently to the masthead, and it facilitates reefing.

  • At this point, pressure is applied to the suspect's neck between the throat and the carotid artery with the lower forearm.

  • Bile was burning my mouth, my throat and chest were so tight, the nausea was overpowering.


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