Definitions for "Mucous"
Keywords:  mucus, slimy, phlegm, goblet, sticky
Of, pertaining to, or resembling, mucus; slimy, ropy, or stringy, and lubricous; as, a mucous substance.
Secreting a slimy or mucigenous substance; as, the mucous membrane.
See Mucus.
A viscid secretion derived from the mucous membrane.
Secretion that moistens and protects nasal passages and sinus cavities.