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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Membranous tube with cartilaginous rings that conveys inhaled air from the larynx to the bronchi.

Usage examples (37)
  • Lemme tell you, scalding sausage in the windpipe is NOT a fun feeling.
  • The windpipe is the musical organ, and it is often very curiously formed.
  • The windpipe is clogged by thick, sticky mucus resulting from toxins made by the bacteria.
  • Grasp the windpipe from the chest cavity, and pull the heart and lungs out toward the entrails on the ground. for more
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