Two folds of tissue located in the larynx that vibrate when air passes over them, producing the sound waves associated with talking and singing.
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A pair of cone-shaped elastic mucous membrane projecting from the laryngeal wall and forming a narrow slit between them. Each contains a thickened free edge (vocal ligament) extending from the THYROID CARTILAGE to the ARYTENOID CARTILAGE, and a VOCAL MUSCLE that shortens or relaxes the vocal cord to control sound production.
The numerical value of vocal cords in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of vocal cords in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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This technology can estimate people's mental condition by capturing the vibration of the vocal cords.
I am deeply, deeply saddened to tell my Australian fans, I have to cancel my Australian tour, i have been vocally exhausted for a while now however last night in Sydney I had a small hemorrhage on my vocal cords. The doctors have told me I need to fully rest until my vocal chords have healed, otherwise this could become a huge long-term issue. I am so sorry to all who have bought tickets, I truly am. This kills me.
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