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glottis

n. the opening between the vocal cords or, by extension, the vocal cords themselves or collective elements of the larynx that are involved in voice production.

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May 26th 2024

pointing

pointing

n. a test in which the participant, with the eyes open, extends a forefinger and touches the forefingers of the examiner. Knowing the location of the examiner’s fingers, the participant should then be able to touch them with eyes closed. Failure to do so is called past-pointing.