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n. pl. glot·tis·es or glot·ti·des (glŏt′ĭ-dēz′)
1. The opening between the vocal cords at the upper part of the larynx.
2. The vocal apparatus of the larynx.
[Greek glōttis, from glōtta, glōssa, tongue.]
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n, pl -tises or -tides (-tɪˌdiːz)
(Anatomy) the vocal apparatus of the larynx, consisting of the two true vocal cords and the opening between them
[C16: from New Latin, from Greek glōttis, from glōtta, Attic form of Ionic glōssa tongue; see gloss2]
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n., pl. glot•tis•es, glot•ti•des (ˈglɒt ɪˌdiz)
the opening at the upper part of the larynx, between the vocal cords.
[1570–80; < New Latin < Greek (Attic) glōttís, derivative of glôtta tongue]
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The space between the vocal cords at the upper part of the larynx.
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In the larynx, the gap between the vocal cords.
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|Noun||1.||glottis - the vocal apparatus of the larynx; the true vocal folds and the space between them where the voice tone is generated|
larynx, voice box - a cartilaginous structure at the top of the trachea; contains elastic vocal cords that are the source of the vocal tone in speech
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glottis[ˈglɒtɪs] N (glottises or glottides (pl)) [ˈglɒtɪˌdiːz] → glotis f inv
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n → Stimmritze f, → Glottis f (spec)
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glottis[ˈglɒtɪs] n → glottide f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. glotis, hendidura en la parte superior de la laringe entre las cuerdas vocales verdaderas; aparato vocal de la laringe.
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glottisn glotis f
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