What does pulmonary mean?

Definitions for pulmonaryˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pneumonic, pulmonary, pulmonic(adj)

    relating to or affecting the lungs

    "pulmonary disease"

Wiktionary

  1. pulmonary(Adjective)

    Pertaining to, having, or affecting the lungs.

  2. Origin: From pulmonarius, from pulmo + -arius, from pléu-mon-. Cognate with Greek πλεμόνι, French poumon, Lithuanian plauciai, Polish płuco and Russian плавать.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pulmonary(adj)

    of or pertaining to the lungs; affecting the lungs; pulmonic

  2. Pulmonary(adj)

    lungwort

  3. Origin: [L. pulmonarius, from pulmo, -onis, a lung; of uncertain origin, perh. named from its lightness, and akin to E. float: cf. F. pulmonaire. Cf. Pneumonia.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pulmonary

    pul′mō-nā-ri, adj. pertaining to, or affecting, the lungs: done by the lungs: having lungs: pulmonic.—adj. Pulmobranch′iate, breathing by lung-sacs.—n. Pulmom′eter, an instrument for measuring the capacity of the lungs.—adj. Pulmonā′rious, diseased in the lungs.—n.pl. Pulmonā′ta, an order or sub-class of Gasteropoda, air-breathing.—adjs. Pul′monāte, having lungs, lung-sacs, or lung-like organs; Pulmon′ic, pertaining to or affecting the lungs.—n. a medicine for disease of the lungs: one affected by disease of the lungs.—adj. Pulmonif′erous, provided with lungs.—Pulmonary artery, an artery which brings blood from the heart to the lungs; Pulmonary vein, a vein which brings blood from the lungs to the heart. [L. pulmonariuspulmo, pulmonis, a lung—Gr. pleumōn, pneumōn, lung.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pulmonary in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pulmonary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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