vocal tract

  1. the passages above the larynx through which air passes in the production of speech, including the buccal, oral, nasal, and pharyngeal cavities.

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How to use vocal tract in a sentence

  • But I do not limit the function of the vocal tract below and above the cords simply to voice quality.

    The Voice | Frank E. Miller
  • The vocal tract of an accomplished singer is capable of as many adjustments as a sensitive face is of changes in expression.

    The Voice | Frank E. Miller