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pneu·mat·ics

 (no͞o-măt′ĭks, nyo͞o-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the mechanical properties of air and other gases.
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pneumatics

(njʊˈmætɪks)
n
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with the mechanical properties of gases, esp air. Also called: aerometry or pneumodynamics
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pneu•mat•ics

(nʊˈmæt ɪks, nyʊ-)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of physics that deals with the mechanical properties of air and other gases.
[1650–60]
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pneumatics

a specialty in physics that studies the mechanical properties of air and other gases. Also called pneumodynamics.
See also: Atmosphere
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pneumatics

The study of the mechanical properties of gases.
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Noun1.pneumatics - the branch of mechanics that deals with the mechanical properties of gases
mechanics - the branch of physics concerned with the motion of bodies in a frame of reference
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