oral cavity, throat, esophagus Chapter 5

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oral cavity, throat, esophagus Chapter 5
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  1. chewing
    mastication
  2. lower esophageal sphincter
    cardiac sphincter
  3. small fold of tissue under the tongue
    frenulum lingua
  4. muscular, mucus-lined 12-inch tube between throat and stomach
    esophagus
  5. upper jaw
    maxilla
  6. salivary gland near ear
    parotid gland
  7. salivary gland under lower jaw
    submandibular gland
  8. swallowing
    deglutition
  9. part of the throat adjacent to oral cavity
    oropharynx
  10. part of throat below oral cavity, also termed laryngopharynx
    hypopharynx
  11. margin between lip and surrounding skin
    vermilion border
  12. tag of flesh hanging from soft palate
    uvula
  13. gums
    gingivae
  14. thin, hard outer covering of the tooth
    enamel
  15. salivary gland under the tongue
    sublingual gland
  16. pointed tooth; canine or eyetooth
    cuspid
  17. bonelike substance covering part of tooth below gums
    cementum
  18. center of tooth with blood and nerve supply
    pulp
  19. teeth in front of molars; bicuspids
    premolars
  20. fold of skin on the middle inside of top and bottom lips that restricts their movement
    labial frenula

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