serous fluid


noun

any of various clear, watery fluids in the body.

Nearby words

  1. serotonin,
  2. serotype,
  3. serous,
  4. serous cell,
  5. serous cyst,
  6. serous gland,
  7. serous inflammation,
  8. serous ligament,
  9. serous membrane,
  10. serous meningitis

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British Dictionary definitions for serous fluid

serous fluid

noun

a thin watery fluid found in many body cavities, esp those lined with serous membrane
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Medicine definitions for serous fluid

serous fluid

n.

Any of various body fluids resembling serum, especially lymph.

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