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(pulmō, pŭl-)
n. pl. pul•mo•nes (pul-mōnēz, pŭl-)
  1. A lung.
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Historical Examples

  • Urtica marina includes both Anemones and certain Scyphomedusae (not Pulmo).

    Notes and Letters on the Natural History of Norfolk

    Thomas Browne

  • This substance, which he says is like the Pulmo Marinus, he saw with his own eyes, the rest he learnt by report.