Skip to Content

shimmer

Pronunciation: shim'er

Definition: A quantified measurement describing the random cycle-to-cycle temporal changes of the amplitude of the vocal fold vibration; contributes to the perception of a rough or harsh voice quality.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide