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  • adj. Designed to facilitate discharges of phlegm or mucus from the mouth or nostrils.
  • n. Any apohlegmatic medicine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Designed to facilitate discharges of phlegm or mucus from mouth or nostrils.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In medicine, having the quality of exciting discharges of phlegm or mucus from the mouth or nostrils.
  • n. Anything which promotes the discharge of phlegm or mucus; an expectorant.

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Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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