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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mu·ci·lag·i·nous /ˌmjusəˈlæʤənəs/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 mu·ci·lag·i·nous /ˌmjusəˈlæʤənəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mu·ci·lag·i·nous a.
 1. Partaking of the nature of, or resembling, mucilage; moist, soft, and viscid; slimy; ropy; as, a mucilaginous liquid.
 2. Of, pertaining to, or secreting, mucilage; as, the mucilaginous glands.
 3. Soluble in water, but not in alcohol; yielding mucilage; as, mucilaginous gums or plants. -- Mu*ci*lag*i*nous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having the properties of glue [syn: gluey, glutinous, gummy,
             pasty, sticky, viscid, viscous]