from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Variant of gummous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Gummy; gummatous.
- n. An unfermentable reducing sugar, produced by the hydrolysis of mucin.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The watery, which is thick and gummose, stop fluxes and correct sharp humours.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.