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muciferous

[myoo-sif-er-uh s]
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adjective
  1. secreting or containing mucus.
Also mu·cig·en·ous [myoo-sij-uh-nuh s] /myuˈsɪdʒ ə nəs/, muciparous.

Origin of muciferous

First recorded in 1835–45; muc- + -i- + -ferous
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muciferous in Medicine

muciferous

(myōō-sĭfər-əs)
adj.
  1. Muciparous.
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