Definition of pulmonary adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpʌlmənəri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpʌlməneri//
[only before noun](medical)
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connected with the lungs pulmonary disease the pulmonary artery Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from Latin pulmonarius, from pulmo, pulmon- ‘lung’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pulmonary