Words nearby bronchi
Definition for bronchi (2 of 2)
noun, plural bron·chi [brong-kee, -kahy] /ˈbrɒŋ ki, -kaɪ/. Anatomy.
Origin of bronchus
Examples from the Web for bronchi
Benzoic acid is also excreted by the bronchi and tends to disinfect and stimulate the bronchial mucous membrane.
The bronchi and pharynx showed no changes, the mucous membrane being pale and thin.Plague|Thomas Wright Jackson
Eighty-five sections (figure 7, X) caudad to the one under discussion the trachea divides into the two bronchi.Development of the Digestive Canal of the American Alligator|Albert M. Reese
In the larynx and the bronchi tubercles may vegetate upon the mucous membrane, and ulcers may result from their breaking down.Special Report on Diseases of Cattle|U.S. Department of Agriculture
Again, the air-tubes or tracheæ of insects are, like the trachea and bronchi of many Vertebrates, air-breathing organs.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell