epiglottic

adjective
epi·glot·tic | \ˌep-ə-ˈglät-ik \
variants: or epiglottal \-ˈglät-ᵊl \

Medical Definition of epiglottic 

: of, relating to, or produced with the aid of the epiglottis

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