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bronchia

Syllabification: bron·chi·a
Pronunciation: /ˈbräNGkēə
 
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Definition of bronchia in English:

noun

rare
The ramifications of the two main bronchi in the lungs.
Example sentences
  • Fourthly, the tube can be curved into the bronchia without deforming its tubular cross section.
  • My problem is really, that I need something to kill the bacteria in my airways, nose and bronchia.
  • So, the member is sick in the sense that the bronchia are becoming inflamed due to no medication stopping the mucous production.

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