a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
Syn: ↑cough
Derivationally related forms: ↑cough, ↑cough (for: ↑cough)
Hypernyms: ↑symptom

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