Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In pathology, spasm of the constrictors of the glottis.
  • noun Same as laryngismus.

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  • noun An uncontrolled, spasmodic closure of the larynx

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a closure of the larynx that blocks the passage of air to the lungs

Etymologies

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laryngo- +‎ spasm

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