noun, plural rhonchi
[rong-kahy] /ˈrɒŋ kaɪ/ (Show IPA)
a wheezing or snoring sound heard upon auscultation of the chest, caused by an accumulation of mucus or other material.
noun (pl) -chi (-kaɪ)
a rattling or whistling respiratory sound resembling snoring, caused by secretions in the trachea or bronchi
rhonchus rhon·chus (rŏng’kəs)
n. pl. rhon·chi (-kī)
A coarse rattling sound somewhat like snoring, usually caused by secretion in a bronchial tube.
rhon’chal (-kəl) adj.
noun 1. a female given name.
noun 1. a city in Mid Glamorgan, in S Wales. noun 1. an urban area in S Wales, in Rhondda Cynon Taff county borough on two branches of the Rhondda Valley: the area developed into a major coal-mining centre after 1807: the last coal mine closed in 1990. Pop (Rhondda ward): 4690 (2001)
- Rhondda cynon taff
/ˈrɒndə ˈkʊnən ˈtæf/ noun 1. a county borough in S Wales, created from part of Mid Glamorgan in 1996. Pop: 231 600 (2003 est). Area: 558 sq km (215 sq miles)
noun 1. a river flowing from the Alps in S Switzerland through the Lake of Geneva and SE France into the Mediterranean. 504 miles (810 km) long. 2. a department in E central France: wine-growing region. 1104 sq. mi. (2860 sq. km). Capital: Lyons. noun 1. a river in W Europe, rising in S Switzerland […]