Definition of 'cavity'
Example sentences containing 'cavity'
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They creep into the body cavities of chicks and eat them alive. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Some bones have a hollow cavity containing bone marrow in which new red blood cells are produced. Biology Basic Facts (1982)He installed a motor in the chest cavity. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Who would have thought that the oral cavities could produce such sounds and sweet airs? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Season inside the cavity and fill with the herb sprigs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Place the prepared stuffing in the turkey just before roasting and stuff both neck and body cavities. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He made me put my head between my knees to fill the cavity with blood. Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006) Fill the neck cavity with the stuffing and secure. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He found a large amount of blood in the abdominal cavity but concluded that cause of death was heart disease. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's like filling a cavity in a tooth. The Sun (2015)It had been there in my nasal cavity for 44 years. Christianity Today (2000)The ground rumbles with bass from the auditorium; you can feel it in your chest cavity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's not the time to be exploring your nasal cavity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Place onion, orange and thyme in chest cavity of the turkey. The Sun (2015)One of the most moving sights of 2014 was a paralysed man walking again after cells from his nasal cavity were transplanted into his spinal cord. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'cavity'
British English: cavity NOUN
A cavity is a space or hole in something such as a solid object or a person's body.
...a cavity in the roof.
Definition of cavity from the Collins English Dictionary
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