glottic

[glot-ik]

Origin of glottic

From the Greek word glōttikós, dating back to 1795–1805. See glottis, -ic
Related formssub·glot·tic, adjectivesu·per·glot·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glottic

glottic

adjective
  1. of or relating to the tongue or the glottis
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glottic in Medicine

glottic

[glŏtĭk]
adj.
  1. Of or relating to the tongue.
  2. Of or relating to the glottis.
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