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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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The array of texts investigated in this volume is broad: it includes medieval, post-medieval, and modern saga manuscripts, folk-tales, poetry and rimur, modern literary reflexes, and the long arc of translations and re-tellings from Saxo Grammaticus through to the current century.
The soon-to-be-released album, Rimur, explores the relationship of Iceland and Norway through traditional, mediaeval, and improvisational music and in The Magical Forest they join forces with the quintet, Starflowers.
En esta misma isla atlantica se compuso tambien en el siglo XV una version rimada de esta singular historia conocida por el titulo de Skikkju rimur (Rimas del manto).