submucous

adjective
sub·​mu·​cous | \ ˌsəb-ˈmyü-kəs, ˈsəb- How to pronounce submucous (audio) \

Medical Definition of submucous

: lying under or involving the tissues under a mucous membrane submucous layers a submucous resection

Other Words from submucous

submucously adverb

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“Submucous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/submucous. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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