pulmonic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin pulmōnicus, from pulmō (lung).

Adjective[edit]

pulmonic (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or produced by the lungs; pulmonary.
  2. (phonetics, phonology) Produced by pushing air from or into the lungs, as opposed to velaric and glottalic.