how to pronounce larynx


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larynx is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of larynx in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… by your larynx dropping and if you feel …”

meanings of larynx


  1. An organ of the neck of mammals situated just below where the tract of the pharynx splits into the trachea and the oesophagus (or esophagus). It is involved in breath control and protection of the trachea, and, because it houses the vocal cords, sound production.

larynx frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word larynx occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics larynx can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that larynx can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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