aspiration pneumonia

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aspiration pneumonia n.
Bronchopneumonia resulting from the entrance of foreign material, usually food particles or vomit, into the bronchi.

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aspiration pneumonia

noun
inflammation of the lungs caused by inhaling or choking on vomitus; may occur during unconsciousness (anesthesia or drunkenness or seizure or cardiac arrest) 
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