voice box


noun

the larynx.

Origin of voice box

First recorded in 1910–15
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Related Words for voice box

throat, voice, esophagus, larynx, pharynx

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British Dictionary definitions for voice box

voice box

noun

another word for the larynx Related adjective: laryngeal
Also called: talkbox an electronic guitar attachment with a tube into the player's mouth to modulate the sound vocally
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voice box in Science

voice box

[vois]

See larynx.
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