Origin of voice box
Examples from the Web for voice box
If we eat or drink too fast the voice-box will not have time to close its little door and prevent our being choked.
Through the opening behind this curtain the air passes down into the voice-box and then into the lungs.
Outstanding differences are the normal fore legs, the development of a voice-box in the male, and an ovipositor in the female.Garden Pests in New Zealand|D. Miller
The air passing through the voice-box strikes against the vocal cords, the tension of which can be varied by the muscles.Elementary Zoology, Second Edition|Vernon L. Kellogg
The cover of the voice-box closes whenever we swallow anything.