French translation of 'oesophagus'
oesophagus[iːˈsɒfəɡəs] esophagus (US)
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Example Sentences Including 'oesophagus'
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After swallowing, the food passes down the oesophagus into the stomach.The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)
But for surgery to remove the stomach or oesophagus, only 9 per cent do enough to reach this threshold.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They exclude diseases linked to drink such as cancer of the liver, mouth and oesophagus.The Sun (2012)
Perpetual vomiting can cause the oesophagus to bleed, and the enamel on her teeth to erode.Beyond Chaotic Eating (1993)
Forced vomiting may be traumatic enough to cause blistering, tearing, and bleeding of the throat and oesophagus.Coping with Bulimia (1987)
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Translation of oesophagus from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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