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se·rous

 (sîr′əs)
adj.
Containing, secreting, or resembling serum.

serous

(ˈsɪərəs)
adj
1. (Medicine) of, resembling, producing, or containing serum
2. (Zoology) of, resembling, producing, or containing serum
3. (Physiology) of, resembling, producing, or containing serum
[C16: from Latin serōsus, from serum]
serosity, ˈserousness n

se•rous

(ˈsɪər əs)

adj.
1. resembling serum; of a watery nature.
2. of, pertaining to, or characterized by serum.
[1585–95; < Medieval Latin serōsus; see serum, -ous]
se•ros•i•ty (sɪˈrɒs ɪ ti) se′rous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.serous - of or producing or containing serum; "a serous exudate"
Translations
serøs

serous

[ˈsɪərəs] ADJseroso

serous

adjserös

se·rous

a. seroso-a, parecido al suero o contiene suero;
___ ligamentligamento ___;
___ fluidlíquido ___;
___ glandglandula ___;
___ inflammationinflamación ___.
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But if I could get the Birmingham serous crime squad in one room.
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Speaking at a joint press conference with Chinese premier Li Keqiang, Mr Cameron said: "No-one should be in any doubt that what we see in Syria and now in Iraq in terms of Isis is the most serous threat to Britain's security that there is today.
Speaking at a joint press conference with Chinese premier Li Keqiang yesterday, Mr Cameron said: "No-one should be in any doubt that what we see in Syria and now in Iraq in terms of Isis is the most serous threat to Britain's security that there is today.
He was taken to hospital where he was said to be a serous but stable condition.