a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the lungs and the akin; as, the pulmocutaneous arteries of the frog.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Specifically, we tested the hypotheses that reduced basal metabolism and pulmocutaneous water loss, as measured in the laboratory, lead to a conservative field metabolic rate (FMR) and water flux in free-living aardwolves.
Our results may support the hypothesis that a reduced pulmocutaneous water loss leads to a conservative water flux in the field.