serous

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serous

 [se´rus]
1. pertaining to serum; thin and watery, like serum.
2. producing or containing serum.
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se·rous

(sē'rŭs), Do not confuse this word with scirrhous.
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.
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serous

(sîr′əs)
adj.
Containing, secreting, or resembling serum.
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se·rous

(sēr'ŭs)
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.
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serous

of, resembling, or producing, SERUM. see SEROSA.
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Serous

Thin and watery, like serum.
Mentioned in: Histiocytosis X
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se·rous

(sēr'ŭs)
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.
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