Definition of mucous tissue in English:

mucous tissue

noun

  • Anatomy and Zoology. A mucous membrane; mucosal tissue.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Forbes (1787–1861), physician and medical journalist. From mucous + tissue.

Pronunciation

mucous tissue

/ˌmjuːkəs ˈtɪʃuː//ˌmjuːkəs ˈtɪsjuː/