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Cough

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Definition

a cough: a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs
noun
to have a cough to keep abruptly expelling air from the lungs
to cough: to expel air abruptly and noisily from the lungs
verb

Pronunciation examples
UK: I have a cough. I can't stop coughing.
US: Put your hand over your mouth when you cough.

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