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Noun
/THrōt/,
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throats, plural;
  1. The passage that leads from the back of the mouth of a person or animal

  2. The front part of a person's or animal's neck, behind which the esophagus, trachea, and blood vessels serving the head are situated
    • - a gold pendant gleamed at her throat
  3. A voice of a person or a songbird
    • - from a hundred throats came the cry “Vive l'Empereur!”
  4. A thing compared to a throat, esp. a narrow passage, entrance, or exit

  5. The forward upper corner of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail


  1. the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone
  2. an opening in the vamp of a shoe at the instep
  3. a passage resembling a throat in shape or function; "the throat of the vase"; "the throat of a chimney";
  4. the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's throat
  5. (throated) having a throat as specified; "deep-throated"; "white-throated"
  6. In vertebrate anatomy, the throat (Latin gula) is the anterior part of the neck, in front of the vertebral column. It consists of the pharynx and larynx. ...
  7. Throats is a band that formed in Spalding, England, in 2007. Starting out, their music was very raw, fast and straight-forward hardcore. Over the years their musical ideas developed and they began to blend elements of doom and crust which steered their music into the Grindcore genre. ...
  8. The front part of the neck; The gullet or windpipe; A narrow opening in a vessel; station throat
  9. To dream of seeing a well-developed and graceful throat, portends a rise in position. If you feel that your throat is sore, you will be deceived in your estimation of a friend, and will have anxiety over the discovery.
  10. The open space in a gap frame press back of the slide centerline. The depth of throat (gap) is the distance from the slide centerline back to the frame metal of the upright section.
  11. the maximum paper or media width that can be fed into a scanner. This is different from scan width.
  12. The forward upper corner of a four cornered sail known as a gaff rigged sail.
  13. The area of the paddle where the shaft meets the blade
  14. The main opening of a shoe extending from the vamp to the ankle.
  15. This is the area just above the firebox.
  16. In calyces or corollas with fused sepals or petals, the expanded, fused portion distal to the tube and proximal to the limb.
  17. Also called the gorget. The feathered "chin" area underneath the base of a hummingbird's beak, which is red in adult male Ruby-throated Hummingbirds.
  18. That part of a rocket engine between the combustion chamber and nozzle.
  19. Thyroid gland, hypothalamus, parathyroid, throat, mouth
  20. The orifice of a corolla, calyx or perianth tube, or the region between the tube and the limb.
  21. The under-cut of a projected molding to form a drip.
  22. In enclosed shoes, the part of the shoe you put your foot into before you lace it up.
  23. This gives clearance under the bick so that round items such as horseshoes can be worked.
  24. The minimum cross-sectional area within a flume. The throat may be rectangular, trapezoidal, U-shaped or of any other specially designed shape.
  25. "Help! I'm holding a live grenade!" "Well, throat far away!"