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pulmonologist

noun pul·mo·nol·o·gist \ˌpl-mə-ˈnä-lə-jəst, ˌpəl-\

Definition of PULMONOLOGIST

:  a specialist in the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the lungs

Origin of PULMONOLOGIST

Latin pulmon-, pulmo + English -ologist (as in cardiologist)
First Known Use: 1979

pulmonologist

noun pul·mo·nol·o·gist \ˌpl-mə-ˈnäl-ə-jəst, ˌpəl-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PULMONOLOGIST

:  a specialist in pulmonology

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