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a cleft or crack.
rima glot´tidis the elongated opening between the true vocal cords and between the arytenoid cartilages; called also vocal area.
rima o´ris the opening of the mouth.
rima palpebra´rum palpebral fissure.
rima puden´di the space between the labia majora; called also pudendal fissure.
the interval between the true vocal cords.
ri·ma glot·ti·dis(rī'mă glot'i-dis) [TA]
The interval between the true vocal cords.