noun Anatomy. (used with a plural verb)
- bronchial adenoma,
- bronchial asthma,
- bronchial calculus,
- bronchial gland
Origin of bronchia
Examples from the Web for bronchia
Portions of these foreign bodies are often found in the bronchia as well, giving rise to circumscribed lobular pneumonia.
The trachea and the bronchia are slightly red, and the right side of the head is gorged with blood.Cattle and Their Diseases|Robert Jennings
In pathology, inflammation of the mucous lining of the bronchia or smaller ramifications of the windpipe.
Bronch-itis (from bronchia, and itis, a suffix signifying inflammation).A Treatise on Physiology and Hygiene|Joseph Chrisman Hutchison
The bronchia were reddened throughout, and the lungs congested.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth