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bronchial gland

n.

Any of the mucous and seromucous glands having secretory units outside the muscle of the bronchi.

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Nearby words

bronchia, bronchial, bronchial adenoma, bronchial asthma, bronchial calculus, bronchial gland, bronchial tube, bronchial tubes, bronchial vein, bronchially, bronchiectasis
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