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Synonyms for mouth

opening

utter

keep your mouth shut

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Synonyms for mouth

the opening in the body through which food is ingested

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a facial contortion indicating displeasure, disgust, or pain

a person who speaks on behalf of another or others

an open space allowing passage

to speak in a loud, pompous, or prolonged manner

to contort one's face to indicate displeasure, disgust, or pain, for example

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Synonyms for mouth

the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening

an opening that resembles a mouth (as of a cave or a gorge)

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the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water

a person conceived as a consumer of food

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a spokesperson (as a lawyer)

the opening of a jar or bottle

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articulate silently

touch with the mouth

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References in periodicals archive ?
The pilot balloon is brought through the floor of mouth first, and then a second pass with the clamp allows the ETT (with the connector removed) to be brought out of the submental incision and be reconnected to the anesthesia circuit (figure 3).
12 Difficulties in swallowing and pooling of liquids occurs in the floor of mouth due to the absent tongue.
One staged arterialized nasolabial island flap for floor of mouth reconstruction.
Nasolabial flap re- construction of floor of mouth.
Computerised tomographic(CT) scan was performed which showed heterogeneous soft tissue mass occupying floor of mouth, 6cm antero-posteriorly, 5cm latero-laterally and 4cm in vertical size extending anteriorly below the level of alveolus & upto level of epiglottis as seen in parasagittal reformatted CT scan (figure 2) with no involvement of adjacent bone.
The lesion occupied floor of mouth, being centrally placed displacing the tongue upwards and backwards.
A diagnosis of Ludwig's angina was made on the basis of bilateral submandibular sialadenitis with sialolithiasis, which had caused the edema in the floor of mouth and the tongue.
After the airway was secured, examination confirmed the presence of palpable stones along the floor of mouth bilaterally and pus expressed from both Wharton's ducts.
3) was seen extending deep to the mylohyoid muscle up to the floor of mouth which was fully resected with blunt dissection.
CASE REPORT: A 16 years old male, reported to SMBT Dental College and Hospital; Sangamner, with a history of swelling in the floor of mouth since 8 months.
4) Intra-orally the most common site of occurrence is floor of mouth and other less common sites are tongue, mandible and parotid gland.
Now, on presentation, the lesion has expanded in size, became indurated involving entire lower lip, labial sulcus, edentulous alveolar ridge and floor of mouth.
Mucus retention cysts commonly arise from the minor salivary glands of the lip, floor of mouth or buccal mucosa.
Subsequently, CECT was done which showed two well defined homogenously enhancing lesions, one in the floor of mouth abutting the hyoid bone and other in base of tongue, abutting the glosso-epiglottic fold (Figure.