[ noo-mog-ruh-fee, nyoo- ]
/ nʊˈmɒg rə fi, nyʊ- /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the process of recording the movements of the thorax in respiration.
the production of x-ray photographs of the lungs.

Origin of pneumography

First recorded in 1835–45; pneumo- + -graphy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for pneumography


[ nōō-mŏgrə-fē ]


Radiography of the lungs.

Related formspneumo•graph′ (nōōmə-grăf′) null n.
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