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a combining form meaning “air,” “breath,” “spirit,” used in the formation of compound words:
pneumatology; pneumatophore.
combining form
air; breath or breathing; spirit: pneumatophore, pneumatology

before vowels pneumat-, word-forming element meaning “wind, air, spirit, presence of air,” from comb. form of Greek pneuma (genitive pneumatos); see pneuma.

pneumato- or pneumat-


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