- the membrane-lined cavity behind the nose and mouth, connecting them to the oesophagus.；the part of the alimentary canal immediately behind the mouth in invertebrates.
noun: pharynx, plural noun: pharynges
- the membrane-lined cavity behind the nose and mouth, connecting them to the esophagus.
Oxford American Dictionary
...and symptoms: Cervical/postauricular lymphadenopathy, inflamed pharynx, cough, coryza 關聯現象和症狀：頸部／耳下淋巴結病，咽喉發炎，咳嗽，鼻炎...
Noun. The lower part of the pharynx, extending from the upper tip of the epiglottis to the larynx and esophagus laryngopharynx...
... grind and cut it. Food is forced back into the throat, pharynx by the tongue. Food in the pharynx stimulates the swallowing...