Meaning of phlegmonic in English:

phlegmonic

Pronunciation /flɛɡˈmɒnɪk/

adjective

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Guy de Chauliac's Grande Chirurgie. From post-classical Latin phlegmonicus, flegmonicus from Hellenistic Greek ϕλεγμονικός inflammatory (Galen) from ancient Greek ϕλεγμονή + -ικός.