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emphysema
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decreased respiratory function that occurs when the tiny air sacs in the lungs are damaged usually from long-term smoking
  • Then maybe you'd quit smoking — you're a one-woman emphysema factory, plus you're single-handedly supporting the tobacco companies.
    p. 57.8

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