rhonchˈal or rhonchˈial adjective
1. Of rhonchus
2. Of snoring
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Main Entry:rhonchus

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  • Rhonchal — Rhon chal, a. (Med.) Rhonchial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rhonchal — See rhonchus. * * * …   Universalium

  • rhonchal, rhonchial — Relating to or characteristic of a rhonchus …   Medical dictionary

  • rhonchal fremitus — palpable vibrations produced by the passage of air through a large bronchial tube filled with mucus; see also rhonchus. Called also bronchial f …   Medical dictionary

  • bronchial fremitus — rhonchal f …   Medical dictionary

  • Fremitus — is a palpable vibration on the human body. In common medical usage, it usually refers to (tactile) vocal fremitus, although there are several other types.Bronchial fremitusSee rhonchal fremitus below.Hepatic fremitusHepatic fremitus is a… …   Wikipedia

  • rhon|chi|al — «RONG kee uhl», adjective. = rhonchal. (Cf. ↑rhonchal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhonchial — See rhonchal. * * * …   Universalium

  • rhonchus — rhonchial /rong kee euhl/, rhonchal /rong keuhl/, adj. /rong keuhs/, n., pl. rhonchi / kuy/. a wheezing or snoring sound heard upon auscultation of the chest, caused by an accumulation of mucus or other material. [1820 30; < L: a snoring,… …   Universalium

  • fremitus — A vibration imparted to the hand resting on the chest or other part of the body. SEE ALSO: thrill. [L. a dull roaring sound, fr. fremo, pp. itus, to roar, resound] bronchial f. adventitious pulmonary sounds or …   Medical dictionary

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