HyperDic: true_vocal_fold

English > 1 sense of the expression true vocal fold:
NOUNbodytrue vocal fold, true vocal cord, inferior vocal cord, inferior vocal foldeither of the two lower vocal folds that come together to form the glottis
English > true vocal fold: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningEither of the two lower vocal folds that come together to form the glottis; produce a vocal tone when they are approximated and air from the lungs passes between them.
Synonymstrue vocal cord, inferior vocal cord, inferior vocal 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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