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viscous

 [vis´kus]
sticky or gummy; having a high degree of viscosity.

vis·cous

(vis'kŭs), Do not confuse this adjective with the noun viscus.
Sticky; marked by high viscosity.
[see viscid, viscosity]

viscous

/vis·cous/ (vis´kus) sticky or gummy; having a high degree of viscosity.

vis·cous

(vis'kŭs)
Sticky; marked by high viscosity.

viscous

Of a liquid substance, thick and sticky so that there is resistance to flow.

viscous

sticky or gummy; having a high degree of viscosity.

viscous metamorphosis
the swelling and fusion of platelet aggregates that occurs as part of a coagulation reaction and in response to thrombin.
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The first act finale, in which the boy mounts his favorite horse in an act of religious ecstasy and sexual release, is almost unbearably intense - more so than the climactic scenes in the second act, when the mortified boy fails at sex with his willing girlfriend and then viscously turns on the watching horses, whose eyes are to him like the eyes of God.
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