expectoration definition

  • noun:
    • The activity of expectorating, of ejecting phlegm or mucus from the throat or lungs by coughing, hawking, or spitting.
    • what is expectorated, as phlegm or mucus.
    • The work of ejecting phlegm or mucus from the throat or lung area, by coughing, hawking, and spitting.
    • what is expectorated, as phlegm or mucus.
    • The work of discharging phlegm or mucus from neck or lungs, by coughing or hawking and spitting; euphemistically, a spitting.
    • The matter expectorated.
    • the entire process of paying up and spitting down
    • the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)
    • The activity of expectorating, of ejecting phlegm or mucus from the neck or lungs by coughing, hawking, or spitting.
    • what is expectorated, as phlegm or mucus.
    • The act of ejecting phlegm or mucus from the throat or lung area, by coughing, hawking, and spitting.
    • That which is expectorated, as phlegm or mucus.
    • The work of discharging phlegm or mucus from the throat or lungs, by coughing or hawking and spitting; euphemistically, a spitting.
    • The matter expectorated.
    • the process of paying and spitting out
    • the work of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)

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