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The music and dancing are as dull as might be expected among beings so full of phlegm.
The Schoolmaster held his own horse and Lass, startled out of her peaceful phlegm by the terrifying roar and heat.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
It is occasioned by the corruption of the meat, and the corruption of phlegm with a choleric humour.
Sometimes it happeneth by reason of the shrinking of certain sinews which go to the tongue, which are corrupted with phlegm.
It proceeds from a weakness of the spirits, or because warmth of digestion cause phlegm to abound in them.
Brent's British phlegm was mellowed by a luxuriance of imagination that he had inherited from an East Indian mother.
SOUTHERN HEARTSFLORENCE HULL WINTERBURN
And he almost hated Varney that the cynic painter could have talked of it with that business-like phlegm.
LUCRETIA, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
Made a great quantity of water during the night, and spat up a great deal of watery phlegm.
When in a fury, Adam reviled him for his phlegm, he laughed and was cursed for his pains.
KENNYLEONA DALRYMPLE
Frederick wondered who would have the phlegm or the courage or the desire to go to dinner.
ATLANTISGERHART HAUPTMANN

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