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tracheanoun [C]

uk   /trəˈkiː.ə/  us   /ˈtreɪ.kiə/ (plural tracheae or tracheas) specialized
→  windpipe
(Definition of trachea from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tracheanoun [C]

 /ˈtreɪ·ki·ə/ (plural tracheae  /ˈtreɪ·kiˌi/ , tracheas)
biology the ​tube that ​carriesair from ​yourthroat to ​yourlungs
(Definition of trachea from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trachea”
in Arabic قَصبة هَوائيّة…
in Korean 기도, 기관…
in Malaysian trakea…
in Chinese (Traditional) 描圖紙…
in Italian trachea…
in Spanish Tráquea…
in Vietnamese khí quản…
in Portuguese traqueia…
in Thai หลอดลม…
in Catalan tràquea…
in Japanese 気管…
in Chinese (Simplified) 描图纸…
in Indonesian trakea, batang tenggorokan…
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