THYROPLASTY

any surgical process on the cartilages of the larynx to change the position or length of the vocal cords in effort to enhance noise and voice production. Commonly referred to as laryngeal context surgery.

THYROPLASTY: "Some music artists have been suspected of having thyroplasty done to better the quality of their singing."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "THYROPLASTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/thyroplasty/ (accessed January 17, 2021).
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