Meaning of “sputum” in the English Dictionary

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"sputum" in British English

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sputumnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈspjuː.təm/ us /ˈspjuː.t̬əm/ specialized

liquid from the passages in your body that go to the lungs


(Definition of “sputum” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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