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one-lung

or one-lunged

[wuhn-luhng]
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adjective
  1. having or equipped with only one lung.
  2. Slang. (of an engine, automobile, etc.) having only one cylinder.
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Examples from the Web for one-lung

Historical Examples

  • “You want to watch this one-lung boarder of ours,” he warned, with a grin.

    The Forester's Daughter

    Hamlin Garland

  • Possibly there was something, after all, in the one-lung rumor.

    The Street of Seven Stars

    Mary Roberts Rinehart

  • He instanced cases of one-lung life in the high Alps going on to old age.

    It Never Can Happen Again

    William De Morgan