My current wife has no need for a jealous bone in her pneumatic body.
Now, however, pneumatic riveting machines are used out of doors.
Regulators, Dynamometers, pneumatic and Hydraulic machinery.
We must not forget the pneumatic borer for cutting holes in wood or metal, or enlarging holes already existing.
There was a sharp, distinct snap of a pneumatic pistol, and the thud of a bullet.
Thirty miles an hour is the speed proposed for the pneumatic tube system mentioned in our last chapter.
When this method is not sufficient, a pneumatic system is employed.
A machine that gets its motive power by pneumatic pressure will produce pretty effects by scientific refinements.
A pneumatic lift hove them upward to the outer rooms of Salome's suite.
He led the way to a room provided with a pneumatic mattress.
1650s, from Latin pneumaticus "of the wind, belonging to the air," from Greek pneumatikos "of wind or air" (which is attested mainly as "of spirit, spiritual"), from pneuma (genitive pneumatos) "the wind," also "breath" (see pneuma). Earlier was pneumatical (c.1600).
pneumatic pneu·mat·ic (nōō-māt'ĭk, nyōō-)
Of or relating to air or other gases.
Relating to respiration.
Relating to a structure that is filled with air.