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expectorate

[ik′spek·tə‚rāt]
(physiology)
To eject phlegm or other material from the throat or lungs.
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But instead of celebrating the return of Jonas Gutierrez to action (right)after testicular cancer, this tale of great expectorations was soured by a revolting exchange of pleasantries between Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse.
And no, there's no truth El Tigre's biography will be called Great Expectorations.
2 from the ballet's score, certainly a glittering orchestral showpiece (you will never hear the central Pantomime's flute solo better delivered than by Marie-Christine Zupancic here), but such tedious travelogue music, choral expectorations and all; I bet Ravel blushed guiltily even as he raked in the takings almost exactly one hundred years ago.
Increases competitive pressure, heightened customer expectorations and emerging technologies have had a profound effect on the way organisations conducted their business.
They have lived up to expectorations from them as custodians of law and order, he said.
He will be president because he had the vision and courage to believe that nothing is impossible, and that we should never allow others, or history or expectorations to determine the boundaries of our hope and aspiration.