amphoric

adjective
am·​phor·​ic | \ am-ˈfȯr-ik How to pronounce amphoric (audio) \

Medical Definition of amphoric

: resembling the sound made by blowing across the mouth of an empty bottle amphoric breathing amphoric sounds

Other Words from amphoric

amphoricity \ ˌam-​fə-​ˈris-​ət-​ē How to pronounce amphoricity (audio) \ noun, plural amphoricities

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