Medical Definition of Vocal muscle

1. Origin, depression between the two laminae of thyroid cartilage; insertion, portions of vocal process of arytenoid; action, shortens and relaxes vocal cords; nerve supply, recurrent laryngeal; a number of the deeper and finer fibres of the thyroaryteroid muscle attached directly to the outer side of the true vocal cord. Synonym: musculus vocalis, musculus thyroarytenoideus internus, vocal muscle. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Vocal Muscle

vocabulary words
vocabulist
vocabulists
vocal
vocal amusia
vocal band
vocal chord
vocal chords
vocal cord
vocal cord nodules
vocal cord paralysis
vocal cords
vocal fold
vocal fremitus
vocal ligament
vocal muscle (current term)
vocal music
vocal organ
vocal process
vocal process of arytenoid cartilage
vocal resonance
vocal sac
vocal sacs
vocal shelf
vocalese
vocaleses
vocalic
vocalically
vocalics
vocalion

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