caverniloquy

[kăv′ər-nĭlə-kwē]

n.

A low-pitched, resonant pectoriloquy detected over a lung cavity.

Nearby words

  1. creuse,
  2. creusot, le,
  3. creutzfeldt-jakob disease,
  4. crevalle,
  5. crevalle jack,
  6. creve coeur,
  7. crevice,
  8. crevicular,
  9. crew,
  10. crew chief


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