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larynxnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlær.ɪŋks/ us   /ˈler.ɪŋks/ plural larynxes or specialized larynges uk   /lærˈɪn.dʒiːz/ us   specialized
(Definition of larynx from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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larynxnoun [C]

us   /ˈlær·ɪŋks/ plural larynxes or larynges /ləˈrɪn·dʒiz/
an organ in the throat which contains the vocal cords (= tissue that moves to produce the voice): Changes in a teen’s body cause the larynx to grow larger.
(Definition of larynx from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “larynx”
in Spanish laringe…
in Vietnamese thanh quản…
in Malaysian larinks…
in Thai กล่องเสียง…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喉,喉头…
in Indonesian laring, pangkal tenggorokan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喉,喉頭…
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