bronchitic


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bron·chi·tis

 (brŏng-kī′tĭs, brŏn-)
n.
Chronic or acute inflammation of the mucous membrane of the bronchial tubes.

bron·chit′ic (-kĭt′ĭk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bronchitic - suffering from or prone to bronchitis
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
Translations
مُتَعَلِّقٌ بالتِهابِ الشُّعَب
bronchitický
bronkitisk
hörghurutos
meî lungnakvef; lungnakvefs-
bronchitický
bronşitle ilgili

bronchitic

[brɒŋˈkɪtɪk] ADJbronquítico

bronchitis

(broŋˈkaitis) noun
inflammation of the air passages in the lungs, causing difficulty in breathing. Wet weather makes his bronchitis worse.
bronˈchitic adjective
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