Definition of mucinous in English:

mucinous

Syllabification: mu·ci·nous
Pronunciation: /ˈmyo͞osənəs
 
/

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or covered with mucus.
    More example sentences
    • Minor salivary glands of mucinous type are also located in the nose, paranasal sinuses, the larynx, trachea and bronchi.
    • Meconium and mucinous debris were also seen in the airways, along with the beginnings of an inflammatory response.
    • Of the early-stage samples misclassified, 1 was serous and 3 were mucinous.

More definitions of mucinous

Definition of mucinous in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively