George has an incredibly large Adam's apple.
Your thyroid is a butterfly - shaped gland located below your Adam's apple.
The period in which the Adam's apple develops is often marked by wild fluctuations in the male voice, as the vocal cords settle into their new size.
Also known as the laryngeal prominence, the Adam's apple sits right on top of the thyroid gland, so the area is fittingly called the thyroid cartilage.
Tall and powerfully built, he wore a gray suit that seemed snug at the shoulders, the red striped silk tie knotted too tightly under a prominent Adam's apple.
Unfortunately, the Adam's apple's main purpose may be embarrassing men at the office, during presidential debates, or while lying to their wives.
Over time, an Adam's apple will grow quite solid; young people have soft, flexible cartilage, while older people have more bony protrusions.
Thenardier resumed, pushing the rag which served him as a cravat to the level of his Adam's apple, a gesture which completes the capable air of a serious man
The official name for the Adam's apple is the prominentia laryngea.
In some cases, people find an Adam's apple aesthetically undesirable, and they undergo a surgery known as a trachea shave, in which the Adam's apple is greatly reduced in size.