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pul·mo·nar·y

 (po͝ol′mə-nĕr′ē, pŭl′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or affecting the lungs: pulmonary tuberculosis.
2. Having lungs or lunglike organs.

[Latin pulmōnārius, from pulmō, pulmōn-, lung; see pleu- in Indo-European roots.]

pulmonary

(ˈpʌlmənərɪ; -mənrɪ; ˈpʊl-)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, or relating to or affecting the lungs
2. (Anatomy) having lungs or lunglike organs
[C18: from Latin pulmōnārius, from pulmō a lung; related to Greek pleumōn a lung]

pul•mo•nar•y

(ˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, ˈpʊl-)

adj.
1. of or affecting the lungs.
2. having lungs or lunglike organs; pulmonate.
[1650–60; < Latin pulmōnārius of the lungs =pulmōn-, s. of pulmō lung + -ārius -ary]

pul·mo·nar·y

(po͝ol′mə-nĕr′ē)
Relating to the lungs: a pulmonary infection.

pulmonary

1. Relating to the lungs.
2. Relating to the lungs.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pulmonary - relating to or affecting the lungs; "pulmonary disease"
Translations
pulmonal

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənərɪ] ADJpulmonar

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənəri] adjpulmonairepulmonary embolism nembolie f pulmonaire

pulmonary

adjLungen-; pulmonary diseaseLungenkrankheit f; pulmonary hospitalLungenklinik f

pulmonary

[ˈpʌlmənrɪ] adjpolmonare

pul·mo·nar·y

, pulmonic
a. pulmonar, pulmónico-a, rel. al pulmón o a la arteria pulmonar;
___ alveolar proteinosisproteinosis alveolar ___;
___ artery wedge pressurepresión diferencial de la arteria ___;
___ edemaedema ___;
___ embolismembolia ___;
___ emphysemaenfisema ___;
___ insufficiencyinsuficiencia ___;
___ stenosisestenosis ___;
___ valveválvula ___;
___ veinvena ___.

pulmonary

adj pulmonar
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