a combining form meaning “lung,” used in the formation of compound words: pneumonoconiosis.
Also, pneumo-; especially before a vowel, pneumon-.

combining form representing Greek pneúmōn lung Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To pneumono
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

pneumono- or pneumon-
Lung; pulmonary: pneumonotomy.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature