mucus

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈmjukəs/
  • IPA: /mjuːkəs/
  • SAMPA: /"mjuk@s/
  • Hyphenation: mu‧cus

Noun[change]

Singular
mucus

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) Mucus is a secret that is produced in the mucous membranes.
    The man threw out a lot of mucus when he sneezed.