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Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (noun) A hollow; a hole.
  2. (noun) A hollow area within the body: a sinus cavity.
  3. (noun) A pitted area in a tooth caused by caries.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. Pour the still clear soap into your mold until the cavity is about 2/3 of the way full - Embedded Ducky Soap - Project Instructions
  2. This cavity is a real help to extract the victim and also provides 150 Liters of air to breath if you are buried. - Archive 2007-11-01
  3. But police had been searching the backyard where they found what they call a cavity, where they believe human remains had been found and had been burned even. - CNN Transcript Jan 12, 2008
  4. This abnormality, which occurs as the fetus is forming, is an opening in the diaphragm (the muscle that separates the chest cavity from the abdominal cavity) that allows abdominal organs to move into the chest. - CDH — Spence
  5. The animal could be fatally wounded but may bleed internally untill the chest cavity is full. - I am a new hunter, hunting only 4 seasons. I took my first deer last year.


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