larynges larynges

Definition(s):

  • (n) a cartilaginous structure at the top of the trachea; contains elastic vocal cords that are the source of the vocal tone in speech

Usage(s):

  1. As the show has aged, the audition episodes--weeks of oddballs, nafs and some of the worst singers God ever cursed with larynges--have become the most popular.
  2. Actor William Gargan was playing toastmaster in Memphis for the International Association of Laryngectomeespeople who have lost their larynges to cancer.
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