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1. trachea

noun. ['ˈtreɪkiːə'] membranous tube with cartilaginous rings that conveys inhaled air from the larynx to the bronchi.

Synonyms

  • neck
  • cartilaginous tube
  • cervix
  • windpipe
  • epiglottis

Etymology

  • trachia (Latin)
  • τραχεῖα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Trachea

  • cornacchia
  • czechoslovakia
  • dellavecchia
  • lamacchia
  • lavecchia
  • macchia
  • mandracchia
  • pellecchia
  • porchia
  • recchia
  • secchia
  • slovakia
  • torchia

How do you pronounce trachea?

Pronounce trachea as ˈtreɪkiə.

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Sentences with trachea


1. Noun, singular or mass
All three passages reunite at the back of the throat to pass down the trachea to the lungs.

2. trachea

noun. ['ˈtreɪkiːə'] one of the tubules forming the respiratory system of most insects and many arachnids.

Synonyms

  • systema respiratorium
  • respiratory system

Etymology

  • trachia (Latin)
  • τραχεῖα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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