Definition of dry cough in English:

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dry cough

noun

A cough not accompanied by phlegm production.
Example sentences
  • Two months prior to evaluation, she developed an upper respiratory infection with a dry cough.
  • You may begin with a dry cough, then produce phlegm as the cold progresses.
  • They can include hoarseness, sore throat, headache, fever, and a dry cough, which can be persistent.

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Syllabification: dry cough

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