bronchial

  • 1Bronchial — Bron chi*al, a. [Cf. F. bronchial. See {Bronchia}.] (Anat.) Belonging to the bronchi and their ramifications in the lungs. [1913 Webster] {Bronchial arteries}, branches of the descending aorta, accompanying the bronchia in all their ramifications …

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  • 2bronchial — c.1735, from L.L. bronchus, from Gk. bronkhos windpipe, throat + AL (Cf. al) (1). bronchial tubes is from 1847 …

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  • 3Bronchial... — Bronchial..., so v.w. Bronch...; daher [336] Bronchialarterien u. Bronchialvenen, so v.w. Luftröhrenarterien u. Luftröhrenvenen …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 4Bronchial — Bronchiāl (grch.), was auf die Luftröhre Bezug hat. Bronchialasthma, Bronchialkrampf, Atemnot bei nervösem Krampf der Luftröhrenmuskeln; Bronchialdrüsen, Lymphdrüsen am Eintritt der Luftröhrenäste in die Lunge …

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  • 5bronchial — bronchial, ale [bʀɔ̃ʃjal] adj. ÉTYM. 1666; de bronche. ❖ ♦ Vx. Qui a rapport aux bronches. ⇒ Bronchique. 0 Une artère bronchiale inconnue au plus grand scrutateur du poumon (…) Fontenelle, Éloge des Académiciens, Ruysch …

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  • 6bronchial — bronchial, ale (bron chi al, a l ) adj. Qui a rapport aux bronches. Les arcs bronchiaux. Bronchique est plus employé. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Bronche …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 7bronchial — BRONCHIAL, ALE. adj. Terme d Anatomie. Qui appartient aux bronches du poumon. Veine bronchiale …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 8bronchial — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to the bronchi or bronchioles …

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  • 9bronchial — [bräŋ′kē əl] adj. of or pertaining to the bronchi or bronchioles …

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  • 10bronchial — bron|chi|al [ˈbrɔŋkiəl US ˈbra:ŋ ] adj medical [Date: 1700 1800; : Modern Latin; Origin: bronchialis, from bronchia bronchial tubes , from Greek, from bronchos main brochial tube ] affecting the bronchial tubes ▪ a bronchial infection …

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  • 11bronchial — [[t]brɒ̱ŋkiəl[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Bronchial means affecting or concerned with the bronchial tubes. [MEDICAL] When he was eight, he got ill with bronchial asthma …

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  • 12bronchial — bron|chi|al [ braŋkiəl ] adjective involving or related to your bronchial tubes: bronchial pneumonia …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13bronchial — adjective affecting the bronchial tubes: a bronchial infection …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14bronchial — UK [ˈbrɒŋkɪəl] / US [ˈbrɑŋkɪəl] adjective medical involving or related to your bronchial tubes bronchial pneumonia …

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  • 15bronchial — bron|chi|al 〈[ çi ] Adj.; Med.〉 von den Bronchien ausgehend, Luftröhren... [→ Bronchien] * * * bron|chi|al <Adj.> [zu ↑ Bronchie]: zu den Bronchien gehörend; die Bronchien betreffend. * * * bronchial   [zu griechisch brónchos »Kehle«,… …

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  • 16bronchial — adj. Bronchial is used with these nouns: ↑asthma, ↑pneumonia, ↑tube …

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  • 17bronchial — Bronchien: Die medizinische Bezeichnung der Luftröhrenäste ist aus gleichbed. lat. bronchia (< griech. brógchia) entlehnt. Zugrunde liegt das etymologisch nicht sicher gedeutete Substantiv griech. brógchos »Luftröhre, Kehle«. Dazu gehören als… …

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  • 18bronchial — adj. of or relating to the bronchi or bronchioles. Phrases and idioms: bronchial tree the branching system of bronchi and bronchioles conducting air from the windpipe to the lungs …

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  • 19bronchial — adjective Date: circa 1735 of or relating to the bronchi or their ramifications in the lungs • bronchially adverb …

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  • 20bronchial — bronchially, adv. /brong kee euhl/, adj. Anat. pertaining to the bronchia or bronchi. [1725 35; BRONCHI(A) + AL1] * * * …

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