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pneumatic

 [noo-mat´ik]
1. pertaining to air.

pneu·mat·ic

(nū-mat'ik),
1. Relating to air or gas, or to a structure filled with air.
2. Relating to respiration.
[G. pneumatikos]

pneumatic

(no͞o-măt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Relating to air or other gases.
2. Relating to respiration.
3. Relating to a structure filled with air.

pneu·mat·ic

(nū-mat'ik)
1. Relating to air or gas, or to a structure filled with air.
2. Relating to respiration.
[G. pneumatikos]
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In 1744 he had sought to fill a vacancy in the chair of Ethics and Pneumatical Philosophy at Edinburgh University, but to his astonishment his Treatise was invoked to prevent the appointment: "Such a popular clamor has been raised against me in Edinburgh, on account of Scepticism, Heterodoxy, and other hard names .