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phlegm

noun [U] uk   /flem/ us  

phlegm noun [U] (SUBSTANCE)

a thick substance in your nose and throat that is produced when you have a cold

phlegm noun [U] (CALMNESS)

formal the ability to stay calm and not get emotional or excited about things even in a difficult or dangerous situation
Translations of “phlegm”
in Spanish flema…
in French flegme…
in German der Schleim…
in Chinese (Traditional) 物質, 痰…
in Russian мокрота, слизь…
in Turkish balgam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 物质, 痰…
in Polish flegma…
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