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mucilaginous (adj.)

early 15c., "viscous, sticky; slimy and ropy," from Medieval Latin muscilaginosus, from Late Latin mucilaginosus, from mucilago (see mucilage). Related: Mucilaginously; mucilaginousness.

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Definitions of mucilaginous from WordNet

mucilaginous (adj.)
having the sticky properties of an adhesive;
Synonyms: gluey / glutinous / gummy / pasty / sticky / viscid / viscous
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