φλέγμα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From φλέγω ‎(phlégō, set on fire, inflame) +‎ -μα ‎(-ma)

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φλέγμα ‎(phlégman ‎(genitive φλέγματος); third declension phlegma flegma may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek φλέγμα.

  1. flame, fire, heat
  2. (medicine) inflammation
  3. phlegm, a cold slimy humour of the body

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