tussiculation

[ tuh-sik-yuh-ley-shuhn ]
/ təˌsɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

a hacking cough.

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Origin of tussiculation

1885–90; <Latin tussi(s) cough + -cule1 + -ation

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