pneumato-

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pneumato-

or pneumat-
pref.
1. Air; gas: pneumatolysis.
2. Breath; respiration: pneumatometer.

[From Greek pneuma, pneumat-, wind, breath; see pneu- in Indo-European roots.]

pneumato-

combining form
air; breath or breathing; spirit: pneumatophore; pneumatology.
[from Greek pneuma, pneumat-, breath; see pneuma]

pneumato-

a combining form meaning “air,” “breath,” “spirit”: pneumatology; pneumatophore.
[< Greek, comb. form of pneûma; see pneuma]