noun. the passage between the pharynx and the stomach.
- cardiac sphincter
- gastrointestinal tract
- GI tract
- muscle system
- digestive tract
- alimentary tract
- muscular structure
- digestive tube
- οἰσοφάγος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- οἰσέμεν (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Example sentences of the word oesophagus
1. Noun, singular or mass
Incarceration is when the hernia is tightly stuck beside the oesophagus is such a way that it is being repeatedly squeezed.
The oesophagus runs from the mouth to the stomach.