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One entry found for trachea.
Main Entry: traˇchea
Pronunciation: primarystresstramacr-kemacron-schwa
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural traˇcheˇae /-kemacron-secondarystressemacron, -kemacron-secondarystressimacr /; also -cheˇas or -chea
1 : the main part of the system of tubes by which air passes to and from the lungs in vertebrates -- called also windpipe
2 : one of the tiny air-carrying tubes that form the respiratory system of most insects and many other land-dwelling arthropods (as spiders)
- traˇcheˇal /-kemacron-schwal/ adjective

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