What does mucilaginous mean?

Definitions for mucilaginous
ˌmyu səˈlædʒ ə nəsmu·cilagi·nous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mucilaginous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscid, viscousadjective

    having the sticky properties of an adhesive

Wiktionary

  1. mucilaginousadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or resembling mucus; slimy and viscous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mucilaginousadjective

    partaking of the nature of, or resembling, mucilage; moist, soft, and viscid; slimy; ropy; as, a mucilaginous liquid

    Etymology: [Cf. F. mucilagineux. See Mucilage.]

  2. Mucilaginousadjective

    of, pertaining to, or secreting, mucilage; as, the mucilaginous glands

    Etymology: [Cf. F. mucilagineux. See Mucilage.]

  3. Mucilaginousadjective

    soluble in water, but not in alcohol; yielding mucilage; as, mucilaginous gums or plants

    Etymology: [Cf. F. mucilagineux. See Mucilage.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucilaginous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucilaginous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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