Medical Dictionary


noun la·ryn·go·phar·ynx \-ˈfar-iŋ(k)s\

Medical Definition of LARYNGOPHARYNX

:  the lower part of the pharynx lying behind or adjacent to the larynx—compare nasopharynx

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