• Definition for "amphoric"
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amphoric definition

  • adjective:
    • created by or suggesting a hollow cavity inside lung area, offering a sound that way made by blowing into a clear decanter.
    • generated by, or showing, a cavity in the lung area, not filled, and providing a sound that way produced by blowing into an empty decanter.
    • the sound heard in auscultation resembling the hollow sound produced by blowing over the mouth of a bottle
  • others:
    • Resembling the noise produced by blowing throughout the lips of a flask: put on certain noises gotten in auscultation and percussion for the upper body: as, amphoric respiration: amphoric resonance; an amphoric voice, whisper, or cough.
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