toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

pneumonia
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
respiratory disease characterized by inflammation and accumulation of fluid in the lungs; caused by infectious agents (e.g., viruses or bacteria) or by inhalation of certain irritants
  • He made his voice sound like the wind, if the wind had bronchial pneumonia.
    p. 164.9

There are no more uses of "pneumonia" in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticleWebMD ArticlePictures — Google Images®