laryngeal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj laryngeal of or relating to or situated in the larynx "laryngeal infection"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Laryngeal Of or pertaining to the larynx; adapted to operations on the larynx; as, laryngeal forceps.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • laryngeal Of or pertaining to the larynx: as, laryngeal vessels, nerves, muscles, etc.; laryngeal sounds.
    • n laryngeal A laryngeal nerve or artery.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • laryngeal to that and the larynx
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Quotations

  • William A. Ward
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    “Skillful listening is the best remedy for loneliness, loquaciousness, and laryngitis.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Larynx
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Late L.,—Gr. pharyngkx, the pharynx.

Usage

In literature:

On the contrary, it inevitably produces laryngeal phthisis after a very short time.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
The consequences would be to me, not to the cow, unless laryngitis supervenes.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, January 28th, 1920" by Various
Frederick as a physician saw he was suffering from chronic laryngitis, probably having exchanged his sound larynx for his millions.
"Atlantis" by Gerhart Hauptmann
The cold increased and was followed by a chill, which brought on acute laryngitis.
"The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing" by Joseph Triemens
The only obvious symptoms occurring, however, were laryngeal paralysis and acceleration of the pulse.
"Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900" by George Henry Makins
It sends a superior laryngeal branch (Xa) to the larynx.
"Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata" by H. G. Wells
No further changes occur in the laryngeal structure until middle life, when ossification of the cartilages commences.
"The Child-Voice in Singing" by Francis E. Howard
At first laryngeal consumption can not in any way be distinguished from an ordinary inflammation of the larynx.
"Prof. Koch's Method to Cure Tuberculosis Popularly Treated" by Max Birnbaum
The laryngeal branches of the vagus may be divided and paralysis of the larynx ensue.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Miss Charity has laryngitis and Miss Hope a very heavy cold.
"Betty Gordon in the Land of Oil" by Alice B. Emerson
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In news:

Near the end of Friday's gig he asked for the Bootleg 's air conditioning to be turned off, as he was "sweating like a hog," he said, and didn't want to develop laryngitis before an upcoming appearance on "The Tonight Show.
Giant cell tumors of the larynx typically arise within the laryngeal skeleton.
If you answered " laryngitis ," you know what's been plaguing Toby Keith — and what forced him to cancel his Sunday appearance at Canada's Big Valley Jamboree.
The 23-year-old British singer has been forced to cancel nine live shows as she recovers from a nasty bout of laryngitis .
She's got laryngitis and has been forced to reschedule five shows on the tour she is on now.
Laryngeal schwannomas (neurilemmomas) are extremely rare, and they present the otorhinolaryngologist with diagnostic and management challenges.
In this article we also discuss laryngeal leiomyosarcoma 's clinical manifestations, associated diagnostic dilemmas, and optimal management, as well as a review of the literature.
Last week I returned to school after Labor Day announcing to the children that my voice was still on vacation (aka laryngitis).
A case of paraganglioma of the recurrent laryngeal nerve.
The association between Helicobacter pylori and laryngopharyngeal reflux in laryngeal pathologies.
Bieber fever (and maybe a touch of laryngitis) hit the stage last night on Dancing With the Stars.
A case report and literature review of a largely unrecognized laryngeal anomaly.
Frontman Brandon Flowers has laryngitis.
Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome induced by laryngeal lesions: Two cases.
We describe 2 cases of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) that were found to be caused by the presence of laryngeal masses.
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In science:

Diggle for the use of the laryngeal-lung cancer datasets.
Detection of spatial clustering with average likelihood ratio test statistics
Department of Veterans Affairs Laryngeal Cancer Study Group.
Monochromatic gamma emitter for low energy quanta
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