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pneumonia

pneu·mo·nia

pneumonia

 
pronunciation:
n mon y [or] n mo ni
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part of speech: noun
definition: a serious disease caused by viruses, bacteria, or fluid in the lungs, and characterized by inflammation of one or both lungs.
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  bacteria, breathe, disease, respiration, virus
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The word pneumonia contains the following part:
pneum, pneumo, pneumon, pneumat, -pnea Greek root that means air, breath, wind, spirit