LATimes Report: Jon Hamm to undergo throat surgery for vocal cord polyps.
Much of the appeal of Downey's performances comes from the unpredictable twists and turns of his vocal cord roller coaster.
Even then, the student is no better able to control the vocal cord action than when profoundly ignorant of the whole matter.
It has been shown that it is not possible to move one vocal cord without the other at the same time executing the same movement.
This œdema appears on the edge of the vocal cord, as a slight tumor or swelling filled with water.
He proves that changes in tone quality result from changes in vocal cord adjustment.
vocal cord n.
The sharp edge of a fold of mucous membrane stretching along either wall of the larynx from the angle between the laminae of the thyroid cartilage to the vocal process of the arytenoid cartilage. Vibrations of these cords are used in voice production. Also called true vocal cord, vocal fold.