Meaning of “Adam's apple” in the English Dictionary

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"Adam's apple" in British English

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Adam's applenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌæd.əmz ˈæp.əl/ us /ˌæd.əmz ˈæp.əl/

the part of your throat that sticks out, especially in men, and moves up and down when you speak or swallow

(Definition of “Adam's apple” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Adam’s apple" in American English

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Adam’s applenoun [ C ]

us /ˈæd·əmz ˌæp·əl/

the front part of the neck that sticks out, esp. in a man, and moves up and down when you speak or swallow

(Definition of “Adam’s apple” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)