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bronchial tubes

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pl n

the bronchi or their smaller divisions

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Cultural definitions for bronchial tubes

bronchial tubes
[ (brong-kee-uhl) ]

The system of tubelike structures that connects the trachea to the lungs. (See respiratory system.)

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