Definition of Pneumonic

1. Adjective. Pertaining to or characterized by or affected by pneumonia. "Pneumonic plague"

Partainyms: Pneumonia
Derivative terms: Pneumonia



2. Adjective. Relating to or affecting the lungs. "Pulmonary disease"
Exact synonyms: Pulmonary, Pulmonic
Partainyms: Lung, Lung, Lung

Definition of Pneumonic

1. a. Of or pertaining to the lungs; pulmonic.

2. n. A medicine for affections of the lungs.

Definition of Pneumonic

1. Adjective. Of, or relating to the lungs; pulmonary. ¹

2. Adjective. Of, or relating to pneumonia. ¹

3. Noun. One who has pneumonia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pneumonic

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Pneumonic

1. A medicine for affections of the lungs. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pneumonic

pneumometers
pneumometry
pneumomycosis
pneumomyelography
pneumon-
pneumonectomies
pneumonectomy
pneumonia
pneumonia dissecans
pneumonia interlobularis purulenta
pneumonia malleosa
pneumonia virus of mice
pneumonia with chest-wall involvement
pneumoniac
pneumonias
pneumonic (current term)
pneumonic device
pneumonic devices
pneumonic plague
pneumonics
pneumonitic
pneumonitides
pneumonitis
pneumonitises
pneumoniæ
pneumono-
pneumonocele
pneumonocentesis
pneumonococcal
pneumonococcus

Literary usage of Pneumonic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler, Thomas McCrae (1916)
"These broncho-pneumonic areas, with on the one hand caseation, ... Acute pneumonic Tuberculosis of the Lungs This form, known also by the name of galloping ..."

2. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1922)
"V. THE RELATION OF pneumonic LUNG PROTEASE ACTIVITY TO HYDROGEN ION ... He also noted that pieces of pneumonic lung immersed in toluene water and placed in ..."

3. A Treatise on Plague Dealing with the Historical, Epidemiological, Clinical by William John Simpson (1905)
"IT is recognised that the pneumonic type of plague is distinctly and ... The sputum of a pneumonic plague patient teems with virulent bacilli which, ..."

4. Transactions of the Association of American Physicians by Association of American Physicians (1921)
"The demonstration of protective substances in the blood serum of pneumonic patients at or about the time of crisis and the curative action of Type I ..."

5. On the Wasting Diseases of Infants and Children by Eustace Smith (1884)
"pneumonic phthisis—Chronic tuberculous phthisis — Fibroid phthisis. Symptoms,—General symptoms common to all forma of phthisis—Special symptoms and modes of ..."

6. The Treatment of Disease: A Manual of Practical Medicine by Reynold Webb Wilcox (1907)
"This type of pulmonary tuberculosis occurs in two forms, the pneumonic and the ... In the broncho-pneumonic type the consolidation takes place in scattered ..."

7. Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Its Complications, with Special Reference to by Sherman Grant Bonney (1910)
"In cases without gross pneumonic consolidation material differences exist in the intensity of the catarrhal inflammation involving the alveoli and finer ..."

8. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler, Thomas McCrae (1916)
"These broncho-pneumonic areas, with on the one hand caseation, ... Acute pneumonic Tuberculosis of the Lungs This form, known also by the name of galloping ..."

9. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1922)
"V. THE RELATION OF pneumonic LUNG PROTEASE ACTIVITY TO HYDROGEN ION ... He also noted that pieces of pneumonic lung immersed in toluene water and placed in ..."

10. A Treatise on Plague Dealing with the Historical, Epidemiological, Clinical by William John Simpson (1905)
"IT is recognised that the pneumonic type of plague is distinctly and ... The sputum of a pneumonic plague patient teems with virulent bacilli which, ..."

11. Transactions of the Association of American Physicians by Association of American Physicians (1921)
"The demonstration of protective substances in the blood serum of pneumonic patients at or about the time of crisis and the curative action of Type I ..."

12. On the Wasting Diseases of Infants and Children by Eustace Smith (1884)
"pneumonic phthisis—Chronic tuberculous phthisis — Fibroid phthisis. Symptoms,—General symptoms common to all forma of phthisis—Special symptoms and modes of ..."

13. The Treatment of Disease: A Manual of Practical Medicine by Reynold Webb Wilcox (1907)
"This type of pulmonary tuberculosis occurs in two forms, the pneumonic and the ... In the broncho-pneumonic type the consolidation takes place in scattered ..."

14. Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Its Complications, with Special Reference to by Sherman Grant Bonney (1910)
"In cases without gross pneumonic consolidation material differences exist in the intensity of the catarrhal inflammation involving the alveoli and finer ..."

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