Definition of laryngotomy in English:

laryngotomy

noun

  • Surgical incision into the larynx, typically to provide an air passage when breathing is obstructed.

    • ‘The term bronchotomy, then, encompassed both tracheotomy and laryngotomy and all these three terms were used loosely and they were not easily distinguishable from each other.’
    • ‘Over time, the tracheotomy has gone by several different names, among them pharyngotomy, laryngotomy, bronchotomy, tracheostomy, and tracheotomy.’

Pronunciation:

laryngotomy

/ˌlerəNGˈɡädəmē/