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Laryngotracheal La*ryn`go*tra"che*al, a. [Larynx + tracheal.] (Anat.) Pertaining to both larynx and trachea; as, the laryngotracheal cartilage in the frog.
Peritracheal Per`i*tra"che*al, a. (Zo["o]l.) Surrounding the trache[ae].
Prototracheata Pro`to*tra`che*a"ta, n. pl. [NL. See Proto-, and Trachea.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Malacopoda.
Malacopoda Mal`a*cop"o*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? soft + -poda.] (Zo["o]l.) A class of air-breathing Arthropoda; -- called also Protracheata, and Onychophora. Note: They somewhat resemble myriapods, and have from seventeen to thirty-three pairs of short, imperfectly jointed legs, two pairs of simple jaws, and a pair of antenn[ae]. The tranche[ae] are connected with numerous spiracles scattered over the surface of the body. Peripatus is the only known genus. See Peripatus.
Protracheata Pro*tra`che*a"ta, n. pl. [NL. See Pro-, and Trachea.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Malacopoda.
Syngamus trachealis
The gapes The gapes (a) A fit of yawning. (b) A disease of young poultry and other birds, attended with much gaping. It is caused by a parasitic nematode worm (Syngamus trachealis), in the windpipe, which obstructs the breathing. See Gapeworm.
Tracheal Tra"che*al, a. [Cf.F. tracheal.] Of or pertaining to the trachea; like a trachea.
Trachearia Tra`che*a"ri*a, [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Arachnida including those that breathe only by means of trache[ae]. It includes the mites, ticks, false scorpions, and harvestmen.
Tracheary Tra"che*a*ry, a. Tracheal; breathing by means of trache[ae]. -- n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Trachearia.
Tracheata Tra`che*a"ta, [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive division of arthropods comprising all those which breathe by trache[ae], as distinguished from Crustacea, which breathe by means of branchi[ae].
Tracheate Tra"che*ate, a. (Zo["o]l.) Breathing by means of trache[ae]; of or pertaining to the Tracheata.
Tracheate Tra"che*ate, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any arthropod having trache[ae]; one of the Tracheata.

Meaning of Trachea from wikipedia

- The trachea, also known as the windpipe, is a cartilaginous tube that connects the larynx to the bronchi of the lungs, allowing the p****age of air, and...
- cartilage in the trachea that occurs between the division of the two main bronchi. The carina occurs at the lower end of the trachea (usually at the level...
- A saber-sheath trachea also known as scabbard trachea is a trachea that has an abnormal shape. The posterior area of the trachea increases in diameter...
- incident where the cartilage that keeps the airway (trachea) open is soft such that the trachea partly collapses especially during increased airflow...
- formation or weakening of the cartilaginous rings of the trachea resulting in flattening of the trachea. It can be congenital or acquired, and extrathoracic...
- than 7 cm Invasion of the diaphragm, mediastinum, heart, great vessels, trachea, carina, recurrent laryngeal nerve, esophagus, or vertebral body Separate...
- food from moving into the airway. From the larynx, air moves into the trachea and down to the intersection known as the carina that branches to form...
- (c. 500–700) accounts for its modern pronunciation in English. Cilicia Trachea ("rugged Cilicia"—Gr****: Κιλικία Τραχεῖα; the ****yrian Hilakku, cl****ical...
- biological and synthetic scaffolds seeded with patients' own stem cells as trachea transplants, and he was a visiting researcher on a temporary contract at...
- (Walker, 1858) Trachea atriplaga Hampson, 1911 Trachea atriplicis (Linnaeus, 1758) – orache moth Trachea atritornea Hampson, 1908 Trachea aurigera (Walker...