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- n. Any medicine supposed to expel phlegm.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A medicine supposed to expel phlegm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A medicine sup posed to possess the property of expelling phlegm.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)
And if by these means he be freed from the pain, it is enough; but if not, give him the white meconium (Euphorbia peplus?), or, if not it, any other phlegmagogue medicine.