epiglottide

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin epiglottidem, accusative of epiglottis, from Ancient Greek ἐπιγλωττίς(epiglōttís) derived from γλῶττα(glôtta), variant of γλῶσσα(glôssa, tongue).
Surface analysis: epi-(above”, “over) +‎ glottide(glottis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /epiˈɡlɔtːide/, [e.piˈɡl̺ɔt̪.t̪i.d̪e]
  • Hyphenation: e‧pi‧glòt‧ti‧de
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Noun[edit]

epiglottide f (plural epiglottidi)

  1. (anatomy) epiglottis

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Noun[edit]

epiglottide f

  1. ablative singular of epiglottis