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Definition of "mucinous" [mucinous]

  • Of, pertaining to or containing mucin (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "mucinous" in a sentence
  • "Her dark suspicions proved out: McBride had a rare form of breast cancer, called mucinous carcinoma, and the pain was from a rather large and advanced tumor."
  • "Oh, and my chemo is for a mucinous carcinoma that originated from my colon."
  • "Quayle underwent an appendectomy last Wednesday and his doctors said the growth, a mucinous cystadenoma, showed no evidence of malignancy."