LUNG MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Lung Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An organ for aerial respiration; -- commonly in the plural.


• Lungworm Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any one of several species of parasitic nematoid worms which infest the lungs and air passages of cattle, sheep, and other animals, often proving fatal. The lungworm of cattle (Strongylus micrurus) and that of sheep (S. filaria) are the best known.


• Lungwort Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An herb of the genus Pulmonaria (P. officinalis), of Europe; -- so called because the spotted appearance of the leaves resembles that of a diseased lung.
  2. (n.) Any plant of the genus Mertensia (esp. M. Virginica and M. Sibirica) plants nearly related to Pulmonaria. The American lungwort is Mertensia Virginica, Virginia cowslip.


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