- a thin, morbid discharge, as from a wound.
- persistent or chronic gonorrhea.
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In gleet, &c., and in affections of the mucous membranes of the throat and fauces.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Neglected gleet often causes stricture; neglected or improperly treated stricture often causes and keeps up a gleet.Manhood Perfectly Restored|Unknown
This condition—chronic gonorrhea—is commonly known as "gleet."The Biology, Physiology and Sociology of Reproduction|Winfield S. Hall
She was aware of my disease, which by that time had become a gleet and did not inconvenience me in any way.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
In gleet the discharges from the nostrils, as in ozena, are of a very light color.The Mule|Harvey Riley