windpipe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"windpipe" in British English

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windpipenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈwɪnd.paɪp/
the ​tube in the ​body that ​carriesair that has been ​breathed in from the ​upper end of the ​throat to the ​lungs: She ​coughed and ​choked when a ​piece of ​food went down her windpipe.
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(Definition of windpipe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"windpipe" in American English

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windpipenoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɪndˌpɑɪp/
the ​tube in the ​body that ​carriesair that has been breathed in from the ​upper end of the ​throat to the ​lungs
(Definition of windpipe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “windpipe”
in Arabic القَصَبة الهَوائيّة…
in Korean 기관…
in Portuguese traqueia…
in Catalan tràquea…
in Japanese 気管…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气管…
in Turkish nefes borusu…
in Russian дыхательное горло…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣管…
in Italian trachea…
in Polish tchawica…
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