\mjˈuːsɪn], \mjˈuːsɪn], \m_j_ˈuː_s_ɪ_n]\
Definitions of MUCIN
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 2010 - Medical Dictionary Database
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
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By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
A yellowish white, tenacious substance, which forms an important part of secretions such as the saliva or bile. It is secreted largely by the epithelial cells lining mucous membranes. Chemically, true m. is a conjugated protein, a glycoprotein, consisting of a simple protein combined with a carbohydrate group.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- A predisposition to interstitial subcutaneous serous or fibrinous infiltrations; subjects suffer from swollen lymph nodes, thickening of tongue, pruritus, seborrhea, gastric and cardiac crises; the condition is aggravated by pilocarpine, but favorably affected atropine adrenalin.