glottis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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glottisnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈɡlɒt.ɪs/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.t̬ɪs/ (plural glottises or glottides ) specialized
the ​thinopening between the vocalcords at the ​top of the larynx (= the ​organ in the ​throat), that is ​closed by the epiglottis when you ​swallow
adjective uk   /ˈɡlɒt.əl/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.t̬əl/
(Definition of glottis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “glottis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声门(人喉部声带间的区域)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲門(人喉部聲帶間的區域)…
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