bronchiole

noun bron·chi·ole \ ˈbräŋ-kē-ˌōl \

Definition of bronchiole

: a minute thin-walled branch of a bronchus

bronchiolar

play \ˌbräŋ-kē-ˈō-lər\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of bronchiole

New Latin bronchiolum, diminutive of bronchia


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bronchiole

noun bron·chi·ole \ ˈbräŋ-kē-ˌōl \

medical Definition of bronchiole

: a minute thin-walled branch of a bronchus

bronchiolar

play \ˌbräŋ-kē-ˈō-lər\ adjective

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