Translation of orifice in Spanish:


orificio, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɔrəfəs//ˈɒrɪfɪs/


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    orificio masculine
    • It had large, opaque eyes, no nose, and a lipless slit for a mouth with two small orifices on each side.
    • We even applied sunscreen to the nostrils, an orifice often overlooked by the uninitiated.
    • The ureteral orifices are located at the proximal borders of the trigone area.
    • The level of the orifices of the coronary arteries in the sinuses of Valaslva varies in both the vertical and horizontal directions.
    • Jordan's hands clasped over the inhaler and pressed the orifice of it and faced it to her mouth.
    • Other landmarks used to guide resection are the right and left ureteral orifices and the bladder neck.
    • The anal canal ends at the anus, which is the external orifice, or opening, of the digestive tract.
    • Hair is found on all parts of the skin except the palm and sole, and the oral, anal, and urogenital orifices.
    • The major orifice opposite the aulacophore is the anus, with the mouth somewhere near the ambulacrum.
    • The ureters, their resection margins, and internal orifices were free from tumor.
    • This helps the surgeon identify the ureteral orifices during bladder dissection and urethral bladder reanastomosis.
    • Under the reconstruction favoured here, the right orifice is the mouth and the left the anus, implying a U-shaped gut.
    • In addition, no diverticular orifices were identified.
    • Teeth are exempted from the requirement, as are incisions in or around natural body orifices.
    • On the left there was an obstructing lesion noted at the orifice of the left upper lobe bronchus.
    • Anatomists have applied the term cardia to that part of the stomach that lies around the orifice of the tubular esophagus.
    • Laparoscopy enables hernial orifices to be observed and tension-free mesh repair to be carried out effectively.
    • During excretion, the urethral orifice below the bladder is opened and the urine passes through the urethra.
    • Epithelia are tissues lining the outer surface of the body, or the inner surface of organs which have a direct connection to one of the body's orifices.
    • The exophytic mass bulged from the roof of the left atrium between the atrial septum and the orifices of the pulmonary veins.