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1. chronic gonorrheal urethritis.
2. a urethral discharge, especially one that is mucous or purulent.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Obsolete term for a chronic urethral discharge following gonorrhea.
[M.E. glet, slime, fr. O.Fr. glette, fr. L. glittus, sticky]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
1. Inflammation of the urethra characterized by a mucopurulent discharge.
2. The discharge that is characteristic of this inflammation.
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gleetA discharge of mucus and pus from the URETHRA as in GONORRHOEA.
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