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egophony

noun egoph·o·ny

Medical Definition of egophony

plural

egophonies

  1. :  a modification of the voice resembling bleating heard on auscultation of the chest in some diseases (as in pleurisy with effusion)



Variants of egophony

or chiefly British

aegophony

\ē-ˈgäf-ə-nē\play

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