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pulmonary emphysema

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  • n. A chronic lung disease characterised by an abnormal increase in the size of the air spaces, resulting in laboured breathing and caused by exposure to toxic chemicals, most commonly tobacco smoke.

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  • n.

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  • n. an abnormal condition of the lungs marked by decreased respiratory function; associated with smoking or chronic bronchitis or old age

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