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bronchogenic

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adjective bron·cho·gen·ic \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈje-nik\

Definition of bronchogenic

  1. :  of, relating to, or arising in or by way of the air passages of the lungs <bronchogenic carcinoma>



1927

First Known Use of bronchogenic

1927


Medical Dictionary

bronchogenic

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adjective bron·cho·gen·ic \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈjen-ik\

Medical Definition of bronchogenic

  1. :  of, relating to, or arising in or by way of the air passages of the lungs <bronchogenic carcinoma>




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