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mucus

noun [U]  /ˈmju·kəs/ us  
biology a sticky, wet liquid produced by glands (= special organs) inside the nose, throat, and other parts of the body that help to protect them
Translations of “mucus”
in Spanish moco…
in French mucus…
in German der Schleim…
in Chinese (Traditional) (黏膜分泌的)黏液…
in Russian слизь…
in Turkish sümük, sümüksü salgı, balgam…
in Chinese (Simplified) (黏膜分泌的)黏液…
in Polish śluz…
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