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pulmonary

Pronunciation: pul'mo-nar'e

Definition: Relating to the lungs, to the pulmonary artery, or to the aperture leading from the right ventricle into the pulmonary artery.

Synonym(s): pneumonic1, pulmonic1

[L. pulmonarius, fr. pulmo, lung]

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