hypophonia

hypophonia

 [hi″po-fo-ne´ah]
a weak voice due to incoordination of the vocal muscles.

hy·po·pho·ni·a

(hī'pō-fō'nē-ă),
An abnormally weak voice due to incoordination of the muscles concerned in vocalization.
[hypo- + G. phōnē, voice]

hypophonia

/hy·po·pho·nia/ (-fo´ne-ah) a weak voice due to incoordination of the vocal muscles.

hypophonia

[-fō′nē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, hypo, under, phone, voice
a weak or whispered voice.

hy·po·pho·ni·a

(hī'pō-fō'nē-ă)
An abnormally weak voice due to incoordination of the muscles concerned in vocalization.
[hypo- + G. phōnē, voice]

hypophonia

a weak voice due to incoordination of the vocal muscles.
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