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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Larynx, Human head and neck, Human voice, Human throat
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larynx  voice box  Muscles of larynx
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A cartilaginous structure at the top of the trachea; contains elastic vocal cords that are the source of the vocal tone in speech WordNet 3.0
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A cartilaginous structure at the top of the trachea; contains elastic vocal cords that are the source of the vocal tone in speech WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The larynx, commonly called the voice box, is an organ in the top of the neck involved in breathing, producing sound and protecting the trachea against food aspiration. Wikipedia
Voice box, an organ in the neck of amphibians, reptiles, and mammals Wikidata
An organ of the neck of mammals situated just below where the tract of the pharynx splits into the trachea and the oesophagus (or esophagus). It is involved in breath control and protection of the trachea, and, because it houses the vocal cords, sound production. Wiktionary
Organ involved in breath control, protection of the trachea, and sound production. Wiktionary (translation)