* * *pha·ryn·go·esoph·a·ge·al or Brit pha·ryn·go-oe·soph·a·ge·al -i-.säf-ə-'jē-əl adj of or relating to the pharynx and the esophagus
* * *pha·ryn·go·esoph·a·ge·al (fə-ring″go-ə-sofґə-je″əl) pertaining to the pharynx and esophagus.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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