bronchoalveolar

bronchoalveolar

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bron·cho·al·ve·o·lar .bräŋ-kō-al-'vē-ə-lər adj of, relating to, or involving the bronchioles and alveoli of the lungs <\bronchoalveolar lavage as a diagnostic technique>

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bron·cho·al·ve·o·lar (brong″ko-al-veґə-lər) pertaining to a bronchus and alveoli; called also bronchovesicular.

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