bronchial tree

bronchial tree n the bronchi together with their branches

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a branching system of tubes conducting air from the trachea (windpipe) to the lungs: includes the bronchi (see bronchus) and their subdivisions and the bronchiole.

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arbor bronchialis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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