Definition of

Vox

  1. (noun, communication) the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract
    the giraffe cannot make any vocalizations

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Alternate forms of Vox

Hyponyms: singing voice, sprechgesang, sprechstimme, voice over

Hypernyms: communication

Origin of the word Vox

  1. 1550, from L., lit. "voice" (see voice). Especially in vox populi (1550) "the voice of the people" (the full maxim is Vox populi vox Dei "the voice of the people is the voice of God"). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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