Definitions

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  • n. An inflammation, especially of the internal organs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An inflammation; more particularly, an inflammation of the internal organs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In medicine, inflammation.

Etymologies

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New Latin, from Ancient Greek. See phlegm.

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