from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Air; gas: pneumatolysis.
  • Breath; respiration: pneumatometer.

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  • pneumat- + -o-

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form from Gr. pney^ma, pney`matos, wind, air, breath, respiration.


From Greek pneuma, pneumat-, wind, breath; see pneu- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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