noun (used with a singular verb)
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Words nearby pneumatics
Example sentences from the Web for pneumatics
Heat is the worst enemy of these pneumatics as the delicate rubber will not stand it.Winged Wheels in France|Michael Myers Shoemaker
The following description of it is borrowed from the "Pneumatics:"
Does not the air pump, which you used in the experiments, on pneumatics, operate upon the same principles as the sucking pump?Conversations on Natural Philosophy, in which the Elements of that Science are Familiarly Explained|Jane Haldimand Marcet and Thomas P. Jones
He is known by his perseverance in making experiments to cure consumption by the application of pneumatics.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
These were the discoveries with which Philosophy opened the nineteenth century so brilliantly in the field of Pneumatics.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle