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mucus

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈmjuː.kəs/
a thick liquid produced inside the nose and other parts of the body: This drug reduces mucus production in the gut.
Translations of “mucus”
in Vietnamese nước nhầy…
in Spanish moco…
in Thai น้ำมูก…
in Malaysian mukus…
in French mucus…
in German der Schleim…
in Chinese (Traditional) (黏膜分泌的)黏液…
in Indonesian ingus…
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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