a combining form representing mucus, or mucous, in compound words: mucopurulent.
Also, muc-, muci-. Unabridged
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muco- or (before a vowel) muc-
combining form
mucus or mucous: mucoprotein; mucin
muc- or (before a vowel) muc-
combining form

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muco- or muci- or muc-

  1. Mucus: mucoprotein.

  2. Mucosa: mucin.

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