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expectorate in Human topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishexpectorateex‧pec‧to‧rate /ɪkˈspektəreɪt/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 formalHBH to force liquid out of your mouth syn spit→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
expectorateLater tough mucus may form which is difficult to expectorate.Whoosh! your lips expectorate a stream of self-igniting gasoline.Inability to expectorate and is obliged to swallow any sputum that is raised; it may taste greasy.