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bronchitis

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

Simple Definition of bronchitis

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

Full Definition of bronchitis

  1. :  acute or chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes; also :  a disease marked by this

bron·chit·ic play \-ˈki-tik\ adjective

Origin of bronchitis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1808


BRONCHITIS Defined for Kids

bronchitis

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noun bron·chi·tis \brän-ˈkī-təs\

Definition of bronchitis

  1. :  a sore raw state of the bronchial tubes




Medical Dictionary

bronchitis

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noun bron·chi·tis \brän-ˈkīt-əs, bräŋ-\

Medical Definition of bronchitis

  1. :  acute or chronic inflammation of the bronchial tubes; also :  a disease marked by this

  2. bron·chit·ic \-ˈkit-ik\play adjective





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