How Do You Spell MUCOUS?

Correct spelling for the English word "mucous" is [mjˈuːkəs], [mjˈuːkəs], [m_j_ˈuː_k_ə_s]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of MUCOUS

  1. [Latin] Secreting, containing, or pert. mucus; appl. glands, sheaths, tissue(anat.).

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Usage Examples for MUCOUS

  1. Either an exterior surface like the skin, or some interior surface, the various mucous membranes. - "The Glands Regulating Personality" by Louis Berman, M.D.
  2. Just as a scientific description of the digestive organs must include not only their obvious forms and connexions, but their microscopic characters, and also the ways in which they severally result by differentiation from the primitive mucous membrane; so must a scientific account of the nervous system include its general arrangements, its minute structure, and its mode of evolution; and so must a scientific account of nervous actions include the answering three elements. - "Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer