myxopoiesis

[mĭk′sō-poi-ēsĭs]

n.

The production of mucus.

Nearby words

  1. myxomembranous colitis,
  2. myxomycete,
  3. myxomycetous,
  4. myxopapillary ependymoma,
  5. myxopapilloma,
  6. myxorrhea,
  7. myxosarcoma,
  8. myxospore,
  9. myxovirus,
  10. mz


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