A tube in the respiratory system. Examples: bronchus, bronchiole, trachea. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0030323 ]

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in GO lung development is part of respiratory tube development. This can lead to inconsistencies with other ontologies, e.g. VT. The GO structure may be better represented by a tree of tubes (see the FMA class)

has exact synonym

segment of tracheobronchial tree

has narrow synonym

segment of tracheobronchial tree
tracheobronchial tree segment
respiratory conducting tube