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rima

(ˈriːmə)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy a long narrow opening, esp between the vocal cords and the cartilages at the back of the larynx
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Noun1.rima - a narrow elongated opening or fissure between two symmetrical parts
orifice, porta, opening - an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity; "the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"
mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris - the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge; "he stuffed his mouth with candy"
glottis vera, rima glottidis, rima vocalis, true glottis - the space between the two true vocal folds
false glottis, glottis spuria, rima respiratoria, rima vestibuli - the opening between the false vocal folds
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