NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- listen (ee-LEK-troh-LAYR-inx)
- A battery-operated device that makes a humming sound. It is used to help a person talk after removal of the larynx (voice box).