pul·​mon·​ic | \ pu̇l-ˈmä-nik How to pronounce pulmonic (audio) , ˌpəl- \

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Recent Examples on the Web The pulmonic valve originally was installed in 1997 for a congenital heart defect and had to be replaced. CBS News, "Arnold Schwarzenegger speaks after heart surgery: "I'm back!"," 2 Apr. 2018 The 70-year-old Hollywood superstar and former governor of California went to Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles on Thursday for a pulmonic valve replacement, a spokesperson said in a statement. Time, "Arnold Schwarzenegger's First Words After Waking Up From Heart Surgery: 'I'm Back'," 30 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of pulmonic

1661, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pulmonic

Latin pulmon-, pulmo

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“Pulmonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pulmonic. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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pul·​mon·​ic | \ pu̇l-ˈmän-ik, ˌpəl- How to pronounce pulmonic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pulmonic

: pulmonary pulmonic lesions

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