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pneu·mat·ic

 (no͞o-măt′ĭk, nyo͞o-) also pneu·mat·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to air or other gases.
2. Of or relating to pneumatics.
3.
a. Run by or using compressed air: a pneumatic drill.
b. Filled with air, especially compressed air: a pneumatic tire.
4. Zoology Having cavities filled with air, as the bones of certain birds.
5. Of or relating to the pneuma; spiritual.

[French pneumatique, from Latin pneumaticus, from Greek pneumatikos, from pneuma, pneumat-, wind; see pneu- in Indo-European roots.]

pneu·mat′i·cal·ly adv.
pneu′ma·tic′i·ty (no͞o′mə-tĭs′ĭ-tē, nyo͞o′-) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.pneumatically - in a pneumatic manner; "at the present time the transmission is very often done hydraulically or pneumatically"
Translations
مُشَغَّل هوائِيّاً
pneumaticky
pneumatiskt
meî lofti
pneumaticky
hava basıncıyla

pneumatically

advmit or durch Druck- or Pressluft; a pneumatically operated drillein pressluftbetriebener Bohrer

pneumatic

(njuˈmӕtik) adjective
1. filled with air. pneumatic tyres.
2. worked by air. a pneumatic pump/drill.
pneuˈmatically adverb
References in periodicals archive ?
Tenders are invited for metso make pneumatically operated bleed control valves
GEMU is launching electrical position indicators for manually and pneumatically operated quarter turn valves.
The Ingelfingen-based valve specialist GEME[pounds sterling] is launching electrical position indicators for manually and pneumatically operated quarter turn valves.
After the empty container is returned to its upright position, the rolling motion is reversed, and the container is halted in front of a pneumatically actuated pusher, which transfers the empty drum to the return conveyor for removal.
Constructed of stainless steel and suitable for washdown, the dumper is pneumatically powered and certified for use in areas with hazardous conditions.
Constructed of stainless steel and suitable for wash-down, the dumper is pneumatically powered and certified for use in areas with hazardous conditions.
Once the discharge cone is seated against the gasket, a pneumatically actuated slide gate valve opens, allowing material to enter the receiving vessel.
The removal of the captured metal particles can be carried out in three different ways: Manually, whereby the operator can easily pull apart the magnetic bars covered by an extractor; manually + pneumatically, whereby the cleaning is done automatically and, according to the most recent method, pneumatically + CIP, whereby in addition to cleaning also the rinsing of the magnetic bars is done automatically.
A pneumatically actuated slide gate valve controls material discharge from the drum into the hopper to ensure uninterrupted supply to the volumetric feeder.
The BioTube Applicator.[TM] is a pneumatically operated machine that allows easy insertion of components into tubing without the requirement for lubricant such as isopropyl alcohol.
Now, reclaim is pneumatically conveyed with fillers and other additives to the process area via a vacuum sequencing system.
During low-speed operation, the exhaust valves on the two inner tailpipes remain closed to reduce noise, while the valves are opened pneumatically at higher-speed operation to increase the pipe cross-section, reduce backpressure, which results in improved engine power output.