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THROAT, med. jur. The anterior part of the neck. Dungl. plea. Diet. h.t.; Coop. Dict. h.t.; 2 Good's Study of Med. 302; 1 Chit. Med. Jur. 97, n.
     2. The word throat, in an indictment which charged the defendant with murder, by "cutting the throat of the deceased," does not mean, and is not to be confined to that part of the neck which is scientifically called the throat, but signifies that which is commonly called the throat. 6 Carr. & Payne, 401; S. C. 25 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 458.

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And even as it was, I had paid for it pretty dear, not only in past sufferings, but in my present case; being clothed like a beggar-man, scarce able to walk, and in great pain of my sore throat.
Freely's to buy liquorice, though she had prepared for such an incident by mentioning a slight sore throat.
Aye, and from sleep too, and by the same token will give us sore throats, and rheumatisms into the bargain,' cried Toby, with evident dislike at the idea.
They were all right very likely, but Becky went her own way, and so fascinated the professional personages that they would leave off their sore throats in order to sing at her parties and give her lessons for nothing.
1) Sore throat was defined as clinical evidence of pharyngitis and/or tonsillitis or the clinical syndrome of painful throat and odynophagia.
Sore throat itself is one of the most common presenting symptoms for physicians of both children and adults.
CHLORASEPTIC IS EXPANDING ITS LINE OF SORE THROAT SPRAYS with the introduction of a Warming Sore Throat Spray.
A sore throat may develop into true tonsillitis, which is usually more severe.
His postoperative period was uneventful except for a severe sore throat which the patient first reported on his arrival in the recovery room.
At the time of admission, 90% of patients had a fever, 76% had a cough, 24% had a sore throat, 52% had rhinorrhea, 24% had myalgia, and 19% had headache.
lt;strong>Sore throat:</strong> A sore throat is hard to ignore.
She's coughing, and she has a sore throat and a headache.