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an opening in the vamp of a shoe at the instep

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a passage resembling a throat in shape or function

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the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's throat

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I have heard that the girl in the Co-op was grabbed by the throat but stood her ground and the robber didn't manage to get anything.
The victim, who has mental health problems and suffers from epilepsy, was grabbed by the throat by a woman and then dragged to the ground by her accomplices.
Amy Jacobs, prosecuting, said the shopkeeper locked himself inside in a failed bid to flee the mob but was grabbed by the throat by one of the gang who forced him to open a till.
A MAN was grabbed by the throat by a thief who made off with his mobile phone.
She said her four-year-old Bichon Frisse, Tim, was lucky to have escaped the mauling which saw him grabbed by the throat and shaken around by a much bigger animal.
Jack Staveley said he was grabbed by the throat, held up in the air, thrown to the ground, then had a football thrown at him by a walker near Fairy Dell in Coulby Newham.
Father Peter Jones was grabbed by the throat after being attacked by four masked men.
Her assistant was also grabbed by the throat and threatened with the knife, said Simon Medland, prosecuting.
Her assistant was also grabbed by the throat and threatened with the knife but the women had pushed the panic button alerting police.
A WOMAN was grabbed by the throat and sexually assaulted as she walked home.
But on his arrival he claimed he was pushed, grabbed by the throat and kicked before being dragged into a police van.
The terrified young cleric was grabbed by the throat during the 20-minute ordeal as the intruders dragged him "here and there" around the house searching for cash.
A WOMAN lost consciousness after she was grabbed by the throat by her drunken 'on/off' partner of nine years, a court heard.
Baxter, 24, claimed he was grabbed by the throat by Rougvie after their dogs tackled one another in a park in Aberdeen, near Rougvie's home.
A MAN was grabbed by the throat and punched several times before being kicked by two robbers who stole his mobile phone and wallet.