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MUCUS

'MUCUS' is a 5 letter word starting with M and ending with S

Crossword clues for 'MUCUS'

ClueAnswer

Protective secretion (5)MUCUS
Protective secretion found in the gut, nose, throat and lungs (5)
Bodily secretion (5)
Slimy excretion (5)
Slimy secretion (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for MUCUS

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word mucus will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

GEL - GOO - JAM - PAP - PUS - ROB - ROT - WAX

4 letter words

BILE - CURD - GALL - GAUM - GLOP - GLUE - GOOP - GUNK - JELL - MESS - MILK - MUCK - PULP - SCUZ - SIZE - SMUT - SNOT - SOUP - TEAR

5 letter words

CHYLE - CREAM - DECAY - DOUGH - FILTH - GLAIR - GLEET - GRUEL - GUMBO - HUMOR - ICHOR - JELLY - LYMPH - MUCOR - MUCUS - PASTE - PUREE - PUTTY - RHEUM - SCURF - SEMEN - SERUM - SLIME - SPERM - SWEAT - SYRUP - TEARS - URINE

6 letter words

BATTER - BUTTER - FURFUR - GLUTEN - HUMOUR - MATTER - ORDURE - PHLEGM - SALIVA - SANIES - SORDES - STARCH

7 letter words

ALBUMEN - CARRION - CHALONE - CLABBER - GELATIN - HORMONE - PUDDING - TREACLE

8 letter words

AUTACOID - DANDRUFF - EGG WHITE - GANGRENE - GLYCERIN - GRAPHITE - LACHRYMA - LOBLOLLY - MOLASSES - MUCILAGE - PLUMBAGO - PORRIDGE - SILICONE - TEARDROP - THYROXIN

9 letter words

BLACK LEAD - COLOSTRUM - DISCHARGE - ENDOCRINE - EXCREMENT - LACTATION - LUBRICANT - OBSCENITY - PURULENCE - SEMIFLUID - THE WHITES

10 letter words

CORNSTARCH - CORRUPTION - FOUL MATTER - LEUKORRHEA - LUBRICATOR - SEMILIQUID - STICKY MESS

11 letter words

SEROUS FLUID - SUPPURATION

12 letter words

ANTIFRICTION - BONNYCLABBER - GASTRIC JUICE - PECCANT HUMOR - PUTRID MATTER

14 letter words

LUBRICATING OIL - NASAL DISCHARGE - PROSTATIC FLUID

15 letter words

INTESTINAL JUICE - PANCREATIC JUICE

17 letter words

SALIVARY SECRETION

18 letter words

DIGESTIVE SECRETION

Definition of mucus

  • protective secretion of the mucus membranes; in the gut it lubricates the passage of food and protects the epithelial cells; in the nose and throat and lungs it can make it difficult for bacteria to penetrate the body through the epithelium


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