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Synonyms for cough

clear your throat

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frog or tickle in your throat

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Synonyms for cough

a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages

exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion

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In the current study, 381 cattle owned by chronic coughers were tested and prevalence of 2.
He targets them to such an extent - offering them sweets during the interval, remonstrating with them at the end of the concert - that he ends up attending concerts not to listen to the music but to track down coughers.
The authors suggest that coughing within this sub-population of chronic coughers may be induced by a component(s) of the non-acid GER or by reflux-induced esophageal distension.
Of the rest, the emotional high spot of the evening was undoubtedly Elisha Willis and Iain Mackay's duet from Bintley's The Dance House (to the Lento from Shostakovich's First Piano Concerto), a lament so exquisite in its poignancy and physical longing it even silenced the persistent coughers in the audience.
The coughers, the sweet wrapper-rustlers and the fidgets all stopped in their tracks.
Therefore, CIC is overrepresented in the sample; CIC patients actually make up a very small subgroup among chronic coughers, the investigators noted.
And there are the serial coughers and the cellphone fanatics.
It was enough to stop the coughers and sweet unwrappers.
But as soon as he started up again, the coughers were silenced as they sat in awe at his delivery, particularly during a series of monologues addressed to the moon by the American composer Jake Heggie.
Now we'll turn up at the surgery and have even more coughers and splutterers sitting beside the genuine ones.
But to minimize your risk, ask people to cover their nose and mouth when they cough or sneeze (and do the same yourself), keep your distance from coughers or sneezers, keep your surroundings clean and wash your hands often.
I felt so sorry for my dad when I had to leave him among Coughers United that I told him I would pay for him to switch to Bupa health care if Scott managed to get the job done in Texas.
Sadly, there was the usual crop of coughers to challenge the beat and though the music "soothed the savage breast" to a degree, the couplet ".