variant of broncho- before a vowel.
bronco: to bust a bronc. Historical Examples Bar-20 Days Clarence E. Mulford The Fighting Edge William MacLeod Raine Oh, You Tex! William Macleod Raine The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart The Long Dim Trail Forrestine C. Hooker The Long Dim Trail Forrestine C. Hooker Harper’s Round Table, September 10, 1895 Various The King of Arcadia Francis […]
a lighted, flexible tubular instrument that is inserted into the trachea for diagnosis and for removing inhaled objects. Historical Examples A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4) Various noun an instrument for examining and providing access to the interior of the bronchial tubes bron’cho·scop’ic (-skŏp’ĭk) adj. bron·chos’co·py (-kŏs’kə-pē) n.
an examination by means of a bronchoscope. Historical Examples Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities–Head–Neck. Sixth Edition. Alexander Miles n.