Type your word below and click

Results for serum

Definitions of serum:

part of speech: noun

Yellowish fluid portion of the blood.

part of speech: noun

1. A clear watery fluid, especially that moistening the surface of serous membranes, or exuded in inflammation of any of those membranes. 2. The fluid portion of the blood obtained after coagulation, distinguished from the circulating plasma in live blood. 3. An antitoxin as prepared for therapeutic use. 4. Whey.

Usage examples for serum:

  • Or we could have burned it clean, or injected the serum if we'd had it. "Unexplored!", Allen Chaffee
  • The serum is quite harmless, John. "Monkey On His Back", Charles V. De Vet
  • That is, I've got the regular serum here, but I haven't a syringe. "The Boy With the U. S. Survey", Francis Rolt-Wheeler

Word of the day


1. Adjacent to the thyroid gland 2. A parathyroid gland, glandula parathyreoidea. ...