Sentence Examples


  • In Limnocodium the body secretes a gelatinous mucus to which adhere particles of mud, &c., forming a protective covering.
  • Sulphur is of use in chronic bronchial affections, ridding the lungs of mucus and relieving cough.
  • They appear to be the principal source of the mucus these animals secrete.
  • These are expelled along with mucus by the sneezing of the host.
  • They ingest the mucus and, to some extent, the blood of their host by the aid of a sucking pharynx through which the food passes into the bifurcated alimentary sac and its branched caeca.

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