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bronchitis

noun bron·chi·tis \brän-ˈkī-təs, bräŋ-\

medical : an illness in which your bronchial tubes become sore or damaged and you cough a lot

Full Definition of BRONCHITIS

:  acute or chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes; also :  a disease marked by this
bron·chit·ic \-ˈki-tik\ adjective

Origin of BRONCHITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1808

bronchitis

noun bron·chi·tis \brän-ˈkīt-əs, bräŋ-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BRONCHITIS

:  acute or chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes; also :  a disease marked by this
bron·chit·ic \-ˈkit-ik\ adjective

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