Definitions of rima
  1. noun
    a narrow elongated opening or fissure between two symmetrical parts
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    mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris
    the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge
    pudendal cleavage, pudendal cleft, pudendal slit, rima pudendi, rima vulvae, urogenital cleft, vulvar slit
    the fissure between the labia majora
    glottis vera, rima glottidis, rima vocalis, true glottis
    the space between the two true vocal folds
    false glottis, glottis spuria, rima respiratoria, rima vestibuli
    the opening between the false vocal folds
    cakehole, gob, hole, maw, trap, yap
    informal terms for the mouth
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    opening, orifice, porta
    an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity
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