deglutition defined in 1951 year

deglutition - deglutition;
deglutition - Swallowing, a complex reflex set off by stimulation of pharynx, involving contraction of muscles of mouth and pharynx, closing of the back of the nose by soft palate, raising of larynx against epiglottis, inhibition of breathing, peristalsis in oesophagus.

near deglutition in Knolik

letter "D"
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