Medical Dictionary

syrinx

noun syr·inx \ˈsir-iŋ(k)s\
plural sy·rin·ges \sə-ˈriŋ-ˌgēz, -ˈrin-ˌjēz\ or syr·inx·es

Definition of SYRINX

1
:  the vocal organ of birds that is a special modification of the lower part of the trachea or of the bronchi or of both
2
:  a pathological cavity in the brain or spinal cord especially in syringomyelia
March 30, 2015
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