tussiculation

[ tuh-sik-yuh-ley-shuh n ]
/ təˌsɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

a hacking cough.

Origin of tussiculation

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