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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 Vietnamese hốc…
in Spanish cavidad…
in Thai โพรง, รู, หลุม…
in Malaysian lubang…
in French cavité…
in German der Hohlraum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空隙, 洞, 腔…
in Indonesian lubang…
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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