Definitions

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  • n. A type of mechanical larynx to assist those who have lost their original voicebox to produce clearer speech.

Etymologies

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electro- +‎ larynx

Examples

  • Vishal Krishnaswamy, 11, was given the chance to try out the electrolarynx to see how it worked.

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  • After the surgery, Thompson had to learn how to speak with the use of a electrolarynx, a device that creates a voice by measuring the vibrations in her neck.

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