Sentence examples for orifice from high-quality English sources.

  • Oh, yeah: Can I borrow an orifice you’re not using?

  • Below the urethral opening is the larger, vaginal orifice.

  • Correction (May 1st, 2019): This article originally described Ebola as a virus which "makes people gush blood from every orifice”.

  • People were considered partially masked if they had a mask visible on their person, including in their hand, but had at least one breathing orifice uncovered.

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  • The penis in mammals develops from an outgrowth called the genital tubercle, located at the anterior edge of the urinogenital orifice.

  • Even pigs have enlarged stomachs—they have a pouch near the cardiac orifice (the upper opening) of the stomach—and in peccaries the stomach is more complicated.

  • Other conditions are ulcerated sores, prolapse (in which the internal portions of the vagina protrude out of the vaginal orifice), and occasionally cancerous tumours.

  • I wrote a column criticising him during the last Ashes, when England were losing again and he was coming out of every media orifice abusing them by talking about himself.

  • A double-layered oval membrane separates the endodermal hindgut from an ectodermal pit, called the proctodaeum, the site of the future anal canal and its orifice, the anus.

  • The lung proper is connected to the outside through a series of tubes; the main tube, known as the trachea (windpipe), exits in the throat through a controllable orifice, the glottis.

  • They also are made by the double-crucible technique (see Figure 11), in which two concentric compartments of a platinum crucible are fed with glass rods, and a composite stream is allowed to exit a bottom orifice.

  • Valve, in anatomy, any of various membranous structures, especially in the heart, veins, and lymph ducts, that function to close temporarily a passage or orifice, permitting movement of a fluid in one direction only.

orifice sentence examples

  • In “Sealed,” my own recent eco-horror novel, a pregnant woman and her partner flee a pandemic that causes skin to seal over people’s eyes, ears, noses — every bodily orifice — in an extreme reaction to environmental contamination.

  • Both the pubic and the ischial parts usually meet in the so-called ventral symphysis, from which a cartilage or a bone, the hypoischium, projects backward to support the margin of the cloacal orifice, and another, the epipubis, projects forward.

  • Although this was literally a movie about a mask, as far as we can tell, said mask did not cover a single human orifice and, in fact, caused the wearer’s eyeballs to bulge out of his skull, thereby exposing him to the coronavirus even more effectively.

  • Soon after the shoulders rotate, the one in front appears in the vulvovaginal orifice and remains in this position while the other shoulder is swept forward by a lateral bending of the trunk through the same upward and forward curve that was followed by the head as it was being born.


  • noun body

    - an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity

    Example: the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart

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  • 2 sentence examples for orifice from The New Yorker
  • 14 sentence examples for orifice from Encyclopedia Britannica
  • 1 sentence examples for orifice from The Economist
  • 2 sentence examples for orifice from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for orifice from The Guardian
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for orifice is opening
  • • Relevant word or phrase for orifice is porta

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