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broncho

[brong-koh] /ˈbrɒŋ koʊ/
noun, plural bronchos.
1.

broncho-

1.
a combining form representing bronchus, or bronchia, in compound words:
bronchopneumonia.
Also, especially before a vowel, bronch-.
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  • That's what I said—the man that won the broncho busting contest to-day.

    The Highgrader William MacLeod Raine
  • The broncho's back arched like a bow, and the saddle went skyward.

    The Pony Rider Boys in Texas

    Frank Gee Patchin
  • Over went the broncho on its back, rolling to its side quickly.

    The Pony Rider Boys in Texas

    Frank Gee Patchin
  • When I got to my feet, the buffalo lay dead and my broncho was trotting back.

    Lords of the North A. C. Laut
  • I piloted my broncho to a slight roll of the prairie, where we could reconnoitre.

    Lords of the North A. C. Laut
  • She suddenly spurred her broncho with a little vicious stab.

    The Watchers of the Plains

    Ridgewell Cullum
  • Even the broncho, they 173 tell me, is destined to disappear.

    The Prairie Mother Arthur Stringer
  • And is not the honor of a white woman more than the hide of a broncho?

    The Bishop of Cottontown John Trotwood Moore
  • I am a vaquero, and here I reside; Show me the broncho I cannot ride.

    Cowboy Songs Various
  • So Mike spurred his broncho along the trail, while Polly and Anne rode after him.

    Polly and Eleanor Lillian Elizabeth Roy
British Dictionary definitions for broncho

broncho-

combining form
1.
indicating or relating to the bronchi: bronchitis
Word Origin
from Greek: bronchus
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broncho in Medicine

broncho- or bronch- or bronchi-
pref.
Bronchus; bronchial: bronchoscope.

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