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Middle EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French saussefleume; equivalent to sauce +‎ flewme.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsau̯s(ə)flɛu̯m(ə)/, /ˈsau̯s(ə)flɛːm(ə)/

NounEdit

sausfleme

  1. A purported disease caused by lechery and gluttony and causing boils and reddening of the skin.
  2. Saline matter expelled from the mouth, such as sputum, spit, or mucus.

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AdjectiveEdit

sausfleme

  1. The state of being affected by or showing symptoms of this disease.

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