HyperDic: false_vocal_cord

English > 1 sense of the expression false vocal cord:
NOUNbodyfalse vocal cord, false vocal fold, superior vocal cord, ventricular fold, vestibular foldeither of the upper two vocal cords that are not involved in vocalization
English > false vocal cord: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningEither of the upper two vocal cords that are not involved in vocalization.
Synonymsfalse vocal fold, superior vocal cord, ventricular fold, vestibular fold
Broadervocal cord, vocal fold, vocal band, plica vocalisEither of two pairs of folds of mucous membrane projecting into the larynx

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