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Pulmonate \Pul"mo*nate\, a. (Zo["o]l.)

  1. Having breathing organs that act as lungs.

  2. Pertaining to the Pulmonata. -- n. One of the Pulmonata.


a. 1 (context anatomy English) having lungs or similar organs 2 (context biology English) of, relating to, or belonging to the gastropod order ''Pulmonata'' (slugs and snails) n. A gastropod of the order ''Pulmonata''