phlegmonous abscess n.
An abscess characterized by an intense local inflammatory reaction that produces hardening and thickening of the affected area.
- Phlegmonous gastritis
phlegmonous gastritis n. Gastritis marked by severe inflammation, chiefly of the submucous coat, with purulent infiltration of the stomach wall.
- Phlegmonous mastitis
phlegmonous mastitis n. Abscess or cellulitis of the breast.
noun A despised person; jerk, prick, asshole (1990s+) Related Terms -wad
[flem-ee] /ˈflɛm i/ adjective, phlegmier, phlegmiest. 1. of, relating to, or characterized by . adj. 1540s, from phlegm + -y (2).