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What is the Oesophagus?

The first part of the alimentary canal, lying between the pharynx and stomach. The mucous membrane lining produces secretions to lubricate food as it passes, and the movement of the food to the stomach is achieved by waves of muscular contractions called peristalsis.

Digestive organs. Oesophagus is no. 1.

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