pneumo- definition

  • prefix:
    • Air; gasoline: pneumothorax.
    • Lung; pulmonary: pneumoconiosis.
    • Respiration: pneumograph.
    • Pneumonia: pneumococcus.
    • pneum- + -o-
  • others:
    • A combining form from Gr. �, �, a lung.
  • noun:
    • inside next compounds of Greek πνεύμων lung, pneumo- is short for the appropriate form pneumono-.

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