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bronchospasm

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noun bron·cho·spasm \ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌspa-zəm\

Definition of bronchospasm

  1. :  constriction of the air passages of the lung (as in asthma) by spasmodic contraction of the bronchial muscles

bron·cho·spas·tic play \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈspas-tik\ adjective


Circa 1901

First Known Use of bronchospasm

circa 1901


Medical Dictionary

bronchospasm

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noun bron·cho·spasm \ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌspaz-əm\

Medical Definition of bronchospasm

  1. :  constriction of the air passages of the lung (as in asthma) by spasmodic contraction of the bronchial muscles

  2. bron·cho·spas·tic \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈspas-tik\play adjective




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