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pneumatic bone

n.

A bone that is hollow or contains many air cells, such as the mastoid process of the temporal bone.hollow bone

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Nearby words

pneuma, pneumarthrogram, pneumarthrography, pneumarthrosis, pneumatic, pneumatic bone, pneumatic conveyor, pneumatic duct, pneumatic pile, pneumatic trough, pneumatic tyre
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