How Do You Spell MUCUS?

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

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Definition of MUCUS

  1. The viscous secretion of mucous membranes. It contains mucin, white blood cells, water, inorganic salts, and exfoliated cells.

Anagrams of MUCUS

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Usage Examples for MUCUS

  1. Let the mucus, the moment it be within reach, be wiped with a soft handkerchief out of his mouth. - "Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children" by Pye Henry Chavasse
  2. By this means the cilia are able to move small pieces of foreign matter, such as dust particles and bits of partly dried mucus, called phlegm, to places where they can be easily expelled from the lungs. - "Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools" by Francis M. Walters, A.M.