The oesophagus that opens into the stomach is called

  1. a) Glottis
  2. b) Gulltet
  3. c) Pharynx
  4. d) Larynx

Answer: b) Gullet

Explanation: Oesophagus is the passage by which the food passes from the mouth to the stomach. This oesophagal opening is called the gullet. The oesophagus and the trachea open into the pharynx. Also, a flap called the epiglottis prevents food from going into the glottis (opening of the windpipe).

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