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Definitions of mucin:

part of speech: noun

Matter found in mucus.

part of speech: noun

One of a number of glycoproteins secreted by the goblet cells of the mucous glands and present also in connective tissue and in the umbilical cord; they are soluble in alkaline water and precipitated by acetic acid.

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