1. To give forth a low, moaning sound in breathing; to utter a groan, as in pain, in sorrow, or in derision; to moan. For we . . . Do groan, being burdened. (2 cor. V. 4) He heard the groaning of the oak. (Sir W. Scott)
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... But enough pressure or a sudden relaxation in the larynx will cause an outrush of air which activates the vocal cords to produce a grunt or groan or shriek depending on timing." Not mine though...... But anyway, thanks. rAgAv.
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