Bronchopulmonary
Pertaining to both the air passages (bronchi) leading to the lungs and the lungs (pulmonary) themselves.
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Relating to the bronchi and the lungs.

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bron·cho·pul·mo·nary .bräŋ-kō-'pu̇l-mə-.ner-ē, -'pəl- adj of, relating to, or affecting the bronchi and the lungs <\bronchopulmonary disease> <\bronchopulmonary tissue>

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bron·cho·pul·mo·nary (brong″ko-poolґmə-nar″e) pertaining to the lungs and their air passages; both bronchial and pulmonary.

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