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See definition of mucous on Dictionary.com
  • as inclammy
  • as inmiry
  • as inmucky
  • as inoozy
  • as inslimy
  • as insludgy
  • as inslushy

synonyms for mucous

  • close
  • dank
  • drizzly
  • moist
  • mucid
  • muculent
  • pasty
  • slimy
  • soggy
  • sticky
  • sweating
  • sweaty
  • wet
  • viscous
  • clammy
  • glutinous
  • miry
  • mucky
  • muculent
  • muddy
  • scummy
  • yukky

antonyms for mucous

MOST RELEVANT
  • dry
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            How to use mucous in a sentence

            It’s also important, he said, to help keep your mucous membranes moist by staying hydrated.
            DO YOU SOMETIMES TASTE BLOOD WHEN WORKING OUT? HERE’S WHAT MIGHT BE HAPPENING.ALLYSON CHIUOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
            When exercising, the effort exerted on top of the existing irritation might cause the mucous membranes to “bleed just ever so slightly,” Miller said.
            DO YOU SOMETIMES TASTE BLOOD WHEN WORKING OUT? HERE’S WHAT MIGHT BE HAPPENING.ALLYSON CHIUOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
            Taking the vaccine orally also may produce more of an immune response in the mucous membranes that line the nose, mouth, throat and digestive tract than injected vaccines do, says Sean Tucker, Vaxart’s founder and chief scientific officer.
            HERE’S WHAT MAKES 4 PROMISING COVID-19 VACCINES UNIQUE — AND POTENTIALLY USEFULTINA HESMAN SAEYMARCH 23, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
            Small fragments of mucous membrane may be found, and when examined by a pathologist, may occasionally establish the diagnosis.
            A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
            The damage which they do to the mucous membrane favors bacterial invasion.
            A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
            It lives in the large intestine, especially the cecum, with its slender extremity embedded in the mucous membrane.
            A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
            The mucous membranes become dry and insensitive, especially those of the fauces.
            A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
            Here occur fever, anaemia, neuralgic pains, and the eruptions on the skin and the mucous membranes.
            ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
            Usually, you will find nothing but a swelling of the mucous membrane of the turbinates with free discharge.
            THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
            Mu-col obtains most gratifying results in catarrhal inflammations of the mucous membranes.
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            WORDS RELATED TO MUCOUS

            • close
            • dank
            • drizzly
            • moist
            • mucid
            • mucous
            • muculent
            • pasty
            • slimy
            • soggy
            • sticky
            • sweating
            • sweaty
            • wet
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