[noo-mog-ruh-fee, nyoo-]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. the process of recording the movements of the thorax in respiration.
  2. 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. 2018

pneumography in Medicine


  1. Radiography of the lungs.
Related formspneumo•graph′ (nōōmə-grăf′) null n.
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