bronchial tree

noun

Medical Definition of bronchial tree

: the bronchi together with their branches

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“Bronchial tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bronchial%20tree. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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