One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Containing, secreting, or covered with mucus or mucoid material; conveying mucus; (in later use) specifically designating the mucocysts of protozoans, especially in "muciferous body".
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club. From muci- + -ferous.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.