bronchium

noun
bron·​chi·​um | \ ˈbräŋ-kē-əm How to pronounce bronchium (audio) \
plural bronchia\ -​kē-​ə How to pronounce bronchium (audio) \

Medical Definition of bronchium

: a branch of a bronchus especially : one joining a primary bronchus to its bronchioles

Learn More About bronchium

Dictionary Entries Near bronchium

bronchitis

bronchium

bronchoalveolar

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Bronchium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bronchium. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!