Bronchial arteries
Bronchial 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.

{Bronchial cells}, the air cells terminating the bronchia.

{Bronchial glands}, glands whose functions are unknown, seated along the bronchia.

{Bronchial membrane}, the mucous membrane lining the bronchia.

{Bronchial tube}, the bronchi, or the bronchia. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Bronchial — 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 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronchial cells — Bronchial 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronchial glands — Bronchial 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronchial membrane — Bronchial 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronchial tube — Bronchial 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronchial artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = rami bronchiales partis thoracicae aortae, arteriae bronchiales GraySubject = 153 GrayPage = 600 Caption = Bronchial artery labeled at center left. BranchFrom = thoracic aorta BranchTo = Vein = Bronchial… …   Wikipedia

  • Bronchial veins — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = venae bronchiales GraySubject = 172 GrayPage = 667 Caption = Caption2 = DrainsFrom = DrainsTo = azygos vein, hemiazygos vein Artery = Bronchial artery MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = v 05 DorlandsSuf =… …   Wikipedia

  • bronchial artery — noun arteries that accompany the bronchioles (Freq. 25) • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms: ↑lung * * * noun : any branch of the descending aorta or first intercostal artery that accompanies …   Useful english dictionary

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