whisper glottis

noun

: the opening between the arytenoid cartilages as distinguished from that between the vocal cords proper compare cord glottis

Word History

Etymology

from its use in the production of whisper

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“Whisper glottis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whisper%20glottis. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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