vestibular fold

n.

Either of a pair of folds of mucous membrane stretching across the laryngeal cavity from the angle of the thyroid cartilage to the arytenoid cartilage to enclose the rima vestibuli.false vocal cord ventricular band of larynx

Nearby words

  1. vesterålen islands,
  2. vestiary,
  3. vestibular,
  4. vestibular canal,
  5. vestibular crest,
  6. vestibular ganglion,
  7. vestibular gland,
  8. vestibular labyrinth,
  9. vestibular membrane,
  10. vestibular nerve


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