serous

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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 ___.