mucoepidermoid

adjective
mu·​co·​epi·​der·​moid | \ˌmyü-kō-ˌep-ə-ˈdər-ˌmȯid \

Medical Definition of mucoepidermoid 

: of, relating to, or consisting of both mucous and squamous epithelial cells especially : being a tumor of the salivary glands made up of mucous and epithelial elements mucoepidermoid carcinoma

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