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gula

[gyoo-luh, goo-] /ˈgyu lə, ˈgu-/
noun, plural gulae
[gyoo-lee, goo-] /ˈgyu li, ˈgu-/ (Show IPA),
gulas.
1.
Zoology.
  1. the upper part of the throat or gullet.
  2. the front or forward part of the neck.
2.
Architecture.
  1. a molding having a large hollow, as a cavetto.
  2. ogee (def 2).
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Latin: throat, gullet, appetite
Related forms
gular, adjective
intergular, adjective
subgular, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gular

gular

/ˈɡuːlə; ˈɡjuː-/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) of, relating to, or situated in the throat or oesophagus
Word Origin
C19: from Latin gula throat
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