English to Afrikaans Meaning :: mucus

slym
Mucus :
slym
- slym
 

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Noun(1) protective secretion of the mucous membranes; in the gut it lubricates the passage of food and protects the epithelial cells; in the nose and throat and lungs it can make it difficult for bacteria to penetrate the body through the epithelium

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(1) A person with cystic fibrosis produces thick, sticky mucus that provides a perfect breeding ground for bacterial growth.(2) This plant secretes mucus from a stalk.(3) Dysentery was defined as the presence of blood and mucus in the stools.(4) Actually coughing is a healthy reflex that helps clear mucus or phlegm in the throat and chest.(5) Other symptoms include a fever, tenderness over your face, and thick green or yellow mucus in your nose.(6) The conjunctiva contains thousands of cells that produce mucus and tiny glands that produce tears.(7) Excess mucus in the airways causes severe cough and discomfort, and can lead to further obstruction and inflammation.(8) The normal physiologic vaginal discharge comprises vaginal secretions, exfoliated cells and cervical mucus .(9) Calcium ions have been mentioned as a possible means of stiffening a mucus secretion.(10) Physiotherapy helps clear the thick, sticky mucus from the lungs.(11) The bacteria feed on mucus secreted by glands on the worms' backs.(12) Your baby's doctor may recommend saline nose drops or saltwater nasal spray to loosen thick nasal mucus .(13) Excess mucus occurs only in some pathological conditions, and makes its presence known in the stools.(14) It is spread by contact with the saliva or mucus of an infected person.(15) To increase participation, we also collected nasal mucus by asking volunteers to blow their noses into a paper tissue.(16) The tube feet, arranged in groups of three on the pinnules, are coated with mucus that ensnares the prey.
Related Words
(1) nasal mucus ::
nasale slym
Synonyms
M
1. mucus ::
slym
2. snot ::
snot
3. catarrh ::
catarre
4. phlegm ::
slym
5. mango ::
mango
6. cyst ::
sist
7. dysentery ::
disenterie
8. a little boy ::
'n klein seuntjie
9. entrails ::
binnegoed
11. gut ::
gut
12. nasal catarrh ::
nasale catarre
13. rheum ::
Rheum
Different Forms
mucus
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

<i>Oh, I watched a video
of the hagfish producing mucus,</i>

Oh, I watched a video of the hagfish producing MUCUS,

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 9


Boy, if good ideas came out of your brain
the way mucus comes out of your nose,

Boy, if good ideas came out of your brain the way MUCUS comes out of your nose,

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19


\

"MUCUS plug" again.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 16


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BERNADETTE: What do you do when Batman w9 00:00:24,94300:00:24,943 --> 00:00:25,944 EMILY: Well, it de10 00:00:26,111 --> 0000:00:26,111 --> 00:00:27,445 Wha11 00:00:28,446 --> 0000:00:28,446 --> 00:00:29,69812 00:00:31,116 --> 0000:00:31,116 --> 00:00:32,867 But 13 00:00:34,285 --> 0000:00:34,285 --> 00:00:35,995 Yeah, and now Ben Aff14 00:00:36,162 --> 0000:00:36,162 --> 00:00:38,081 Oh, he was great in Shakespea15 00:00:38,248 --> 0000:00:38,248 --> 00:00:39,708 Ooh, we should watch that nex16 00:00:39,874 --> 0000:00:39,874 --> 00:00:43,002 We could do a double-feature with the Leonardo DiCaprio Romeo 17 00:00:43,169 --> 0000:00:43,169 --> 00:00:44,713 Oh, I lo18 00:00:44,879 --> 0000:00:44,879 --> 00:00:46,297 19 00:00:48,299 --> 0000:00:48,299 --> 00:00:52,220 Oh, hello, everyone. I am happy to report I'm feeli20 00:00:53,012 --> 0000:00:53,012 --> 00:00:54,514 - Good for you.21 00:00:54,764 --> 0000:00:54,764 --> 00:00:57,684 My fever is gone, my sinuses are22 00:00:57,851 --> 0000:00:57,851 --> 00:01:01,020 and my MUCUS is as clear as a Yose23 00:01:02,939 --> 0000:01:02,939 --> 00:01:04,149 G24 00:01:06,192 --> 0000:01:06,192 --> 00:01:08,445 I'll be able to return to25 00:01:09,738 --> 0000:01:09,738 --> 00:26 00:01:12,907 --> 0000:01:12,907 --> 00:01:14,576 Well, why isn't 27 00:01:14,993 --> 0000:01:14,993 --> 00:01:17,746 Your little ray of sunshine is ready28 00:01:19,497 --> 0000:01:19,497 --> 00:01:20,623 You really 29 00:01:20,957 --> 0000:01:20,957 --> 00:01:23,835 No. But I knew that his "yay"30 00:01:24,461 --> 0000:01:24,461 --> 00:01:28,173 It was not bad for a guy whose last bowel movement sounded like 31 00:01:31,009 --> 0000:01:31,009 --> 00:01:32,510 Let me refre32 00:01:34,637 --> 0000:01:34,637 --> 00:01:37,682 Penny, rub Vic33 00:01:38,725 --> 0000:01:38,725 --> 00:01:41,853 Sheldon, I cooked you breakfast. I34 00:01:42,020 --> 0000:01:42,020 --> 00:01:43,688 I checked your mo35 00:01:45,565 --> 0000:01:45,565 --> 00:01:47,025 You can rub 36 00:01:47,859 --> 0000:01:47,859 --> 00:01:51,029 Sure, grope every other man on the planet but draw th37 00:01:53,948 --> 0000:01:53,948 --> 00:01:56,034 I brought you a little care pac38 00:01:56,201 --> 0000:01:56,201 --> 00:01:58,703 It's our latest anti-viral and the best decong39 00:01:59,788 --> 0000:01:59,788 --> 00:02:03,875 I hope laughter is the best medicine, 'cause this care pac40 00:02:05,293 --> 0000:02:05,293 --> 00:02:07,003 - Hey, she came a41 00:02:13,009 --> 00:02:14,719 You00:02:13,009 --> 00:02:14,719 You're gon42 00:02:17,680 --> 00:02:21,559 She00:02:17,680 --> 00:02:21,559 Sheldon, stop being a baby and43 00:02:21,893 --> 00:02:23,770 00:02:21,893 --> 00:02:23,770 44 00:02:23,937 --> 00:02:25,605 I went to me00:02:23,937 --> 45 00:02:26,064 --> 00:02:27,482 Well, in 00:02:26,064 --> 00:02:27,482 46 00:02:27,649 --> 00:02:30,902 the irrit00:02:27,649 --> 00:02:30,902 the irritating patch o47 00:02:34,614 --> 00:02:36,199 Okay, here y00:02:34,648 00:02:37,534 --> 00:02:38,827 Leonard, I'm00:02:37,5349 00:02:39,410 --> 00:02:41,412 You're not d00:02:39,410 --> 00:02:41,4150 00:02:41,579 --> 00:02:45,583 I asked for 00:02:41,579 --> 00:02:45,583 I asked for chicken noodle, this 51 00:02:49,546 --> 00:02:51,923 I never did 00:02:49,546 --> 00:02:51,923 I nev52 00:03:21,119 --> 00:03:22,996 - Hi, Sheldon. - Hello.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 13


Can you go to the kitchen and get me
the turkey baster labeled, \

Can you go to the kitchen and get me the turkey baster labeled, "Mucus"?

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 11


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