Spetum vs Sputum - What's the difference?

spetum | sputum |


As nouns the difference between spetum and sputum

is that spetum is a medieval long spear with two sharp tapering blades projecting forward at 45 degrees with the blunt side facing the opponent while sputum is (physiology) matter coughed up and expectorated from the mouth, composed of saliva and discharges from the respiratory passages such as mucus, phlegm or pus.

spetum

English

(wikipedia spetum)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A medieval long spear with two sharp tapering blades projecting forward at 45 degrees with the blunt side facing the opponent.
  • Synonyms

    * ranseur

    sputum

    English

    Noun

    (sputa)
  • (physiology) Matter coughed up and expectorated from the mouth, composed of saliva and discharges from the respiratory passages such as mucus, phlegm or pus.
  • See also

    * (wikipedia "sputum")