[ trey-kee-oh-brong-kee-uh l ]
/ ˌtreɪ ki oʊˈbrɒŋ ki əl /

adjective Anatomy.

of, relating to, or affecting the trachea and bronchi.

Nearby words

  1. tracheloplasty,
  2. trachelorrhaphy,
  3. trachelotomy,
  4. tracheo-,
  5. tracheoaerocele,
  6. tracheobronchitis,
  7. tracheobronchoscopy,
  8. tracheocele,
  9. tracheoesophageal,
  10. tracheolaryngeal

Origin of tracheobronchial

First recorded in 1895–1900; tracheo- + bronchial Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for tracheobronchial

  • Doubtless in these cases also the lymphocytosis is due to the stimulation and swelling of the tracheobronchial glands.

Medicine definitions for tracheobronchial


[ trā′kē-ō-brŏngkē-əl ]


Of or relating to the trachea and the bronchi.

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