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PNEUMATICS (Gr. Irveiiµa, wind, air)

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Originally appearing in Volume V21, Page 868 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PNEUMATICS (Gr. Irveiiµa, wind, air), the branch of physical science concerned with the properties of gases and vapours (see GAS). A pneumatic trough is simply a basin containing water or some other liquid used for collecting gases.
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