Definition of mucinous in English:


Line breaks: mu¦cin|ous
Pronunciation: /ˈmjuːsɪnəs


  • Relating to or covered with mucus.
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    • 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.

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