vocal cords

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

vocal cords

noun plural

: the thin pieces of folded tissue in your throat that help you to make sounds with your voice

Full Definition of VOCAL CORDS

:  either of two pairs of folds of mucous membranes that project into the cavity of the larynx and have free edges extending dorsoventrally toward the middle line

First Known Use of VOCAL CORDS

1852

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