laryngismus

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laryngismus

(ˌlærɪnˈdʒɪzməs)
n
(Medicine) a spasm of the larynx
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Noun1.laryngismus - laryngeal spasm caused by the sudden contraction of laryngeal muscles
spasm - (pathology) sudden constriction of a hollow organ (as a blood vessel)
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