* * *bron·cho·gen·ic .bräŋ-kə-'jen-ik adj of, relating to, or arising in or by way of the air passages of the lungs <\bronchogenic carcinoma>
* * *bron·cho·gen·ic (brong-ko-jenґik) originating in a bronchus.
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