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Any of various glycoproteins, especially a mucoprotein, similar to the mucins.
Of, relating to, or resembling mucus.
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(Biochemistry) of the nature of or resembling mucin
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1. any of a group of substances resembling the mucins, occurring in connective tissue, cysts, etc.adj.
2. Also, mu•coi′dal. resembling mucus.
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|Noun||1.||mucoid - any of several glycoproteins similar to mucin|
glycoprotein - a conjugated protein having a carbohydrate component
|Adj.||1.||mucoid - relating to or resembling mucus; "a mucoid substance"|
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n. mucoide, glucoproteína similar a la mucina;
a. de consistencia mucosa.
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