caverniloquy

cavernous voice of a patient heard over a patient's lung cavity

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • caverniloquy — Low pitched resonant pectoriloquy heard over a lung cavity. [L. caverna, cavern, + loquor, to talk] * * * cav·er·nil·o·quy (kav″ər nilґə kwe) [caverna + loqui to speak] cavernous voice …   Medical dictionary

  • Styles of Speech — Here we have 54 words referring to manners or styles of speaking, words that use the suffix loquent , loquence , or loquy , from Latin loqui (to speak). While in an age of text messaging, public speaking has lost its once vaunted status as a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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