\fˈɔːsɪz], \fˈɔːsɪz], \f_ˈɔː_s_ɪ_z]\
Definitions of FAUCES
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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The posterior part of the cavity of the mouth, through which it communicates with the pharynx. It is bounded laterally by two crescentic folds, called the anterior and posterior pillars, formed respectively by the glossopalatinus and the pharyngopalatinus muscles, between which are lodged the faucial tonsils. [Lat.]
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