pneum-

combining form
variants: or

pneumo-

Definition of pneum-

  1. 1 :  air :  gas pneumothorax

  2. 2 :  lung pneumoconiosis

  3. 3 :  respiration pneumograph

  4. 4 :  pneumonia pneumococcus

Origin and Etymology of pneum-

New Latin, partly from Greek pneum- (from pneuma); partly from Greek pneumōn lung


Medical Dictionary

pneum-

combining form
variants: or

pneumo-

Medical Definition of pneum-

  1. 1:  air :  gas pneumothorax

  2. 2:  lung pneumoconiosis :  pulmonary and pneumogastric nerve

  3. 3:  respiration pneumograph

  4. 4:  pneumonia pneumococcus


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