Esophageal
Esophageal E`so*phag"e*al, a. (Anat.) Pertaining to the esophagus. [Written also {[oe]sophageal}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Esophageal — can refer to:* The esophagus * Esophageal arteries …   Wikipedia

  • esophageal — esophagus (Brit. oesophagus) ► NOUN (pl. esophagi or esophaguses) ▪ the part of the alimentary canal which connects the throat to the stomach. DERIVATIVES esophageal adjective. ORIGIN Greek oisophagos …   English terms dictionary

  • esophageal — adjective relating to the esophagus • Pertains to noun: ↑esophagus • Derivationally related forms: ↑esophagus * * * /i sof euh jee euhl, ee seuh faj ee euhl/, adj. pertaining to the esophagus. [1800 10; ESOPHAG(US) + eal, var. of IAL] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • esophageal — adjective see esophagus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • esophageal — /i sof euh jee euhl, ee seuh faj ee euhl/, adj. pertaining to the esophagus. [1800 10; ESOPHAG(US) + eal, var. of IAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • esophageal — adjective Pertaining to the esophagus …   Wiktionary

  • esophageal — Relating to the esophagus. * * * esoph·a·ge·al or chiefly Brit oe·soph·a·ge·al i .säf ə jē əl adj of or relating to the esophagus …   Medical dictionary

  • esophageal — adj. pertaining to the esophagus, pertaining to the tube connecting the mouth to the stomach (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • esophageal — esoph·a·ge·al …   English syllables

  • esophageal — e•soph•a•ge•al [[t]ɪˌsɒf əˈdʒi əl, ˌi səˈfædʒ i əl[/t]] adj. anat. pertaining to the esophagus • Etymology: 1800–10 …   From formal English to slang

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