serosity


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serosity

 [se-ros´ĭ-te]
the quality of serous fluids.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

se·ros·i·ty

(se-ros'i-tē),
1. A serous fluid or a serum.
2. The condition of being serous.
3. The serous quality of a liquid.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

se·ros·i·ty

(sēr-os'i-tē)
The condition of being serous or watery.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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