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English definition of “cough sth up”

cough sth up

phrasal verb with cough     /kɒf/ verb [I]
to make something come out of your lungs or throat by coughing : Doctors were worried when she started coughing up blood .Bodily fluids and their productionUrine and urinating
(Definition of cough sth up from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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