intrathoracic

adjective
in·​tra·​tho·​rac·​ic | \ ˌin-trə-thə-ˈra-sik How to pronounce intrathoracic (audio) , -(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intrathoracic

: situated or occurring within the thorax intrathoracic pressure

Other Words from intrathoracic

intrathoracically adverb

First Known Use of intrathoracic

1862, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intrathoracic was in 1862

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“Intrathoracic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intrathoracic. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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intrathoracic

adjective
in·​tra·​tho·​rac·​ic | \ -thə-ˈras-ik How to pronounce intrathoracic (audio) \

Medical Definition of intrathoracic

: situated, occurring, or performed within the thorax intrathoracic pressure

Other Words from intrathoracic

intrathoracically adverb
intrathoracically disseminated tumors

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