bronchorrhea

noun
bron·​chor·​rhea
variants: or chiefly British bronchorrhoea \ ˌbräŋ-​kə-​ˈrē-​ə How to pronounce bronchorrhea (audio) \

Medical Definition of bronchorrhea

: the excessive discharge of mucus from the air passages of the lung

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“Bronchorrhea.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bronchorrhea. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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