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larypgismus

larypgismus


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Larypgismus  \Lar`yp*gis"mus\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  (?)  a  croaking. 
  See  {Larynx}.]  (Med.) 
  A  spasmodic  state  of  the  glottis,  giving  rise  to  contraction 
  or  closure  of  the  opening.