Windpipe - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwɪndpaɪp|  American pronunciation of the word windpipe
Brit.  |ˈwɪn(d)pʌɪp|  British pronunciation of the word windpipe

noun

- membranous tube with cartilaginous rings that conveys inhaled air from the larynx to the bronchi (syn: trachea)

Examples

She got something stuck in her windpipe.

Word forms

noun
singular: windpipe
plural: windpipes
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