mucocutaneous

adjective
mu·​co·​cu·​ta·​ne·​ous | \ ˌmyü-kō-kyü-ˈtā-nē-əs How to pronounce mucocutaneous (audio) \

Definition of mucocutaneous

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

First Known Use of mucocutaneous

1898, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About mucocutaneous

Time Traveler for mucocutaneous

Time Traveler

The first known use of mucocutaneous was in 1898

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near mucocutaneous

mucky

mucocutaneous

mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for mucocutaneous

Cite this Entry

“Mucocutaneous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mucocutaneous. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon
Seen & Heard
People are talking about

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for mucocutaneous

mucocutaneous

adjective
mu·​co·​cu·​ta·​ne·​ous | \ ˌmyü-kō-kyu̇-ˈtā-nē-əs How to pronounce mucocutaneous (audio) \

Medical Definition of mucocutaneous

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!