Pronunciation: (VOH-kul kord)
One of two small bands of muscle within the larynx that vibrates to produce the voice.
Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Caption: Anatomy of the larynx. The three parts of the larynx are the supraglottis (including the epiglottis), the glottis (including the vocal cords), and the subglottis.Date last modified: 2014-10-28