Origin of mucous
OTHER WORDS FROM mucousmu·cos·i·ty [myoo-kos-i-tee], /myuˈkɒs ɪ ti/, nounnon·mu·cous, adjectivesub·mu·cous, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mucousmucous , mucus
Words nearby mucous
How to use mucous in a sentence
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 useful|Tina Hesman Saey|March 23, 2021|Science News
Traveling through the bodily fluids of an infected person, Ebola enters through a mucous membrane or break in the skin.
Small fragments of mucous membrane may be found, and when examined by a pathologist, may occasionally establish the diagnosis.
The damage which they do to the mucous membrane favors bacterial invasion.
It lives in the large intestine, especially the cecum, with its slender extremity embedded in the mucous membrane.
The mucous membranes become dry and insensitive, especially those of the fauces.A Statistical Inquiry Into the Nature and Treatment of Epilepsy|Alexander Hughes Bennett
Here occur fever, anaemia, neuralgic pains, and the eruptions on the skin and the mucous membranes.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley