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larynx

noun [C] uk   /ˈlær.ɪŋks/ (plural larynxes or specialized larynges   /lærˈɪn.dʒiːz/   ) specialized us  
an organ in humans and animals between the nose and the lungs that contains the muscles that move very quickly to create the voice or animal soundsThe mouth and throatThe respiratory system
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