Containing or resembling mucin, the main compound in mucus.

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  • mucinous — Relating to or containing mucin. SYN: mucoid (3). * * * mu·ci·nous myü sən əs adj of, relating to, resembling, or containing mucin <mucinous fluid> <mucinous carcinoma> * * * mu·ci·nous (muґsĭ nəs) resembling or marked by… …   Medical dictionary

  • mucinous — adjective see mucin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mucinous — See mucin. * * * …   Universalium

  • mucinous — adjective Of, pertaining to or containing mucin …   Wiktionary

  • mucinous — adj. resembling mucin, mucous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mucinous — adjective relating to or covered with mucus …   English new terms dictionary

  • mucinous — mu·ci·nous …   English syllables

  • mucinous — adjective relating to or containing mucin • Pertains to noun: ↑mucin • Derivationally related forms: ↑mucin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of the lung — (MCACL) is a very rare malignant mucus producing neoplasm arising from the uncontrolled growth of transformed epithelial cells originating in lung tissue. Contents 1 Synonyms 2 Classification 3 Incidence …   Wikipedia

  • Mucinous cystadenoma — Classification and external resources ICD 10 C56.9 ICD O: 8470/0 MeSH D018291 …   Wikipedia

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