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Pokorny Etymon: srenk- 'to snore'
|Old Irish:||srennim||vb.1.sg||I snore||W7|
|English:||rhonchus||n||snoring/whistling sound heard during air inhalation||AHD/W7|
|rhynchocephalian||adj||re: order of reptiles resembling lizards||AHD/W7|
|Late Greek:||rhenchein||vb||to snore, wheeze||W7|
Key to Part-of-Speech/Grammatical feature abbreviations:
Key to information Source codes (always with 'LRC' as editor):
|AHD||=||Calvert Watkins: The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots, 2nd ed. (2000)|
|LRC||=||Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|W7||=||Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary (1963)|