bronchus

noun bron·chus \ ˈbräŋ-kəs \

Definition of bronchus

plural bronchi play \ˈbräŋ-ˌkī, -ˌkē\
: either of the two primary divisions of the trachea that lead respectively into the right and the left lung; broadly : bronchial tube

Origin and Etymology of bronchus

New Latin, from Greek bronchos


Medical Dictionary

bronchus

noun bron·chus \ ˈbräŋ-kəs \

medical Definition of bronchus

plural bronchi play \ˈbräŋ-ˌkī, -ˌkē\
: either of the two primary divisions of the trachea that lead respectively into the right and the left lung; broadly : bronchial tube

Illustration of bronchus



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