transbronchial etymology

English word transbronchial comes from English bronchial (Of or relating to the bronchi or bronchioles.), English trans-

Detailed word origin of transbronchial

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bronchial English (eng) Of or relating to the bronchi or bronchioles.
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
transbronchial English (eng) Through a bronchus, especially by means of a bronchoscope.

Words with the same origin as transbronchial

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