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cavity

noun [C] uk   /ˈkæv.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/

cavity noun [C] (HOLE)

a hole, or an empty space between two surfaces: The gold was hidden in a secret cavity.

cavity noun [C] (TOOTH)

a hole in a tooth

cavity noun [C] (IN THE BODY)

specialized medical a hollow space in an organ or body part: the upper nasal cavity
Translations of “cavity”
in Spanish cavidad…
in French cavité…
in German der Hohlraum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空隙, 洞, 腔…
in Russian полость, дупло (в зубе)…
in Turkish oyuk, kovuk, çürük…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空隙, 洞, 腔…
in Polish otwór, pusta przestrzeń, ubytek…
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