gleet

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noun \ ˈglēt \

Definition of gleet

:a chronic inflammation (such as gonorrhea) of a bodily orifice usually accompanied by an abnormal discharge; also :the discharge itself

Origin and Etymology of gleet

Middle English glet slimy or mucous matter, from Anglo-French glette, from Latin glittus viscous; akin to Latin gluten glue — more at clay


Medical Dictionary

gleet

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noun \ ˈglēt \

medical Definition of gleet

:a chronic inflammation (as gonorrhea) of a bodily orifice usually accompanied by an abnormal discharge; also :the discharge itself

gleety

play \\ adjective gleetier; gleetiest

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