Mouth - Definition

June 2017


Definition

The mouth is the organ that allows the man to feed, as the animal, but also to express themselves through the emission of sound or speech. Also called oral cavity, the mouth is a very large majority of cases located at the head. The mouth is the entrance to the digestive system. It consists of the vestibule of the oral cavity, teeth, palate, cheeks, throat, tongue, uvula and tonsils.
Physicians of the mouth are ENT and dentists.

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Original article published by . Translated by Crashounette. Latest update on August 19, 2014 at 12:25 PM by christelle.b.
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