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English definition of “swallow”

swallow

verb [I/T] (MOVE FOOD)   /ˈswɑl·oʊ/
to force food or liquid in your mouth to move into your stomach by use of the muscles of your throat : [I] My throat is so sore that it really hurts when I swallow.
(Definition of swallow verb (MOVE FOOD) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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