broncho-


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broncho-

or bronch-
pref.
Bronchus; bronchial: bronchoscope.

[Late Latin, from Greek bronkho-, from bronkhos, windpipe.]

broncho-

or before a vowel

bronch-

combining form
indicating or relating to the bronchi: bronchitis.
[from Greek: bronchus]

broncho-

a combining form representing bronchus or bronchial tube: bronchopneumonia.
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My long experience of dealing with such cases, chronic lung disease complicated by a deadly broncho- pneumonia which the 94- year- old field marshal was suffering from, made me sound alarm bells," said Prasad.
The incidence of hypoxia, laryngospasm, broncho- spasm or soft tissue trauma was recorded.
The cause of death at the inquest in June, 1964, was given as broncho- pneumonia due to barbiturate poisoning.