Definition of gullet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gullet

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɡʌlɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡʌlɪt//
 
Internal anatomy
 
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the tube through which food passes from the mouth to the stomach synonym oesophagus See related entries: Internal anatomy Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French goulet, diminutive of goule ‘throat’, from Latin gula.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: gullet