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ˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-pul·monary

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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.]

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How to say pulmonary in sign language?

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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

Examples of pulmonary in a Sentence

  1. Karen Langhart:

    He said well there's a link between NuvaRing and pulmonary embolisms.

  2. Hondimagegnehu Alemu:

    Around 30% of TB in children is extra-pulmonary, [But] they are not infectious -- they don't have the ability to transmit to other people.

  3. Mary Joe Fernandez:

    I think her illness a few years ago( 2011), when she had the pulmonary embolism, really gave her perspective and a new appreciation for what she does.

  4. William Sheel:

    If we prescribe an exercise or pulmonary rehab program at a given intensity— say, if we tell someone to exercise three times a week— should that be the same for men and women?

  5. Jason Arnold:

    They all asked me if I was a smoker, i have COPD [chronic obstructive pulmonary disease] and I never smoked a day in my life. I have Sleep Apnea. Every year it gets worse and worse.

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