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swallow (English)
A passerine bird in the family Hirundinidae, characterised by its adaptation to aerial feeding.
The act of swallowing.
The reflex in the human body that makes something pass from the mouth to the pharynx and into the esophagus, with the shutting of the epiglottis.
To consume something solid or semi-solid (usually food) by putting it into the mouth and eventually swallowing it.

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