Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

mucocutaneous

play
adjective mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous \ˌmyü-kō-kyü-ˈtā-nē-əs\

Definition of mucocutaneous

  1. :  made up of or involving both typical skin and mucous membrane



1898

First Known Use of mucocutaneous

1898


Medical Dictionary

mucocutaneous

play
adjective mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous \ˌmyü-kō-kyu̇-ˈtā-nē-əs\

Medical Definition of mucocutaneous

  1. :  made up of or involving both typical skin and mucous membrane <the mucocutaneous junction of the mouth> <mucocutaneous candidiasis>




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up mucocutaneous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

lavender-fields-in-france

Which of these is a synonym of caesura?

interruption megillah rebellion torrent
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ