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phlegm meaning

EN[flɛm] [-ɛm]
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WPhlegm
  • Phlegm /ˈflɛm/ (Greek: φλέγμα "inflammation, humour caused by heat") is a liquid secreted by the mucous membranes of mammals.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
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      5. en phlegmily
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      Meaning of phlegm for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "phlegm" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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