AskDefine | Define laryngeal

Dictionary Definition

laryngeal adj : of or relating to or situated in the larynx; "laryngeal infection"

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

From modern Latin laryngeus, from larynx.

Pronunciation

  • /ləˈrɪnʤɪəl/

Adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to a larynx or larynges.

Translations

Noun

  1. a laryngeal sound, especially a reconstructed phoneme thought to have existed in Proto-Indo-European

Extensive Definition

laryngeal may mean
laryngeal in German: laryngal
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