pneumotropic

[ noo-muh-trop-ik, -troh-pik, nyoo- ]
/ ˌnu məˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk, ˌnyu- /

adjective Pathology.

directed toward or having an affinity for lung tissue.

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Origin of pneumotropic

First recorded in 1925–30; pneumo- + -tropic
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