Mucid \Mu"cid\, a. [L. mucidus, fr. L. mucus mucus. See {Mucus}, and cf. {Moist}.] Musty; moldy; slimy; mucous. -- {Mu"cid*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • mucid — mucidness, n. /myooh sid/, adj. Archaic. moldy; musty. [1650 60; < L mucidus musty, moldy, equiv. to muc (see MUCOR) + idus ID4] * * * …   Universalium

  • mucid — /ˈmjusəd/ (say myoohsuhd) adjective mouldy; musty. {Latin mūcidus} –mucidness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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