cough mixture


cough mixture
cough mixture noun
A liquid medicine to relieve a cough
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Main Entry:cough

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cough mixture UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular cough mixture plural cough mixtures] british
a liquid medicine that you take to help to cure a cough
Thesaurus: types and forms of medicinehyponym

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ˈcough mixture f22 [cough mixture] (BrE) (also ˈcough syrup, ˈcough medicine BrE, NAmE) noun uncountable
liquid medicine that you take for a cough
See also:cough syrup

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cough mixture — cough .mixture also cough .syrup or cough .medicine n [U] a thick, usually sweet, liquid containing medicine that helps you to stop coughing …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cough mixture — cough mixtures N MASS Cough mixture is the same as cough medicine. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • cough mixture — cough ,mixture noun count or uncount BRITISH COUGH SYRUP …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cough mixture — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms cough mixture : singular cough mixture plural cough mixtures British a liquid medicine that you take to help to cure a cough …   English dictionary

  • cough mixture — noun Brit. liquid medicine taken to relieve a cough …   English new terms dictionary

  • cough mixture — also cough syrup BrE noun (U) a thick liquid containing medicine that helps you to stop coughing …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cough mixture — /ˈkɒf mɪkstʃə/ (say kof mikschuh) noun a liquid medicine for the relief of coughing and congestion. Also, cough medicine …   Australian English dictionary

  • cough mixture — noun A medicine to treat coughs, usually in liquid or syrup form …   Wiktionary

  • cough medicine — ˈcough mixture f22 [cough mixture] (BrE) (also ˈcough syrup, ˈcough medicine …   Useful english dictionary

  • cough syrup — noun : any sweet usually medicated liquid used as a remedy for cough * * * noun [noncount] : a usually sweet liquid that contains medicine used to stop coughing called also cough medicine (Brit) cough mixture * * * ˈcough mixture f22 [cough… …   Useful english dictionary


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