from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Containing, secreting, or resembling serum.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Containing, secreting, or resembling serum; watery; a fluid or discharge that is pale yellow and transparent, usually representing something of a benign nature. (This contrasts with the term sanguine, which means blood-tinged and usually harmful.)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Thin; watery; like serum.
- adj. Of or pertaining to serum. See serum.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the character or quality of serum; of or pertaining to serum or serosity: as, a serous fluid; serous extravasation.
- Secreting, containing, or conveying serum; causing serosity; concerned in serous effusion: as, a serous membrane; a serous surface.
- Consisting of whey.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or producing or containing serum
You libs are in serous denial of the blatant racism displayed by your party.
And you agree that our government is in serous trouble and has been for a long time.
On partial birth abortions where is his insistence that the woman be in serous physical danger?
Though "there must be no exceptions for rape and incest", there still is room for the exception where the life of the mother is in serous jeopardy.
The message I want to leave you with today is that, unless as a society we significantly enhance our capabilities and strengthen our willingness to achieve this objective, we will put our economic and social future in serous jeopardy.
The membranes that surround these cavities are called the serous membranes.
These cavities, called the serous cavities, house certain major organs in the body including the heart, lungs, abdomen and others.
In my opinion death resulted from serous effusion on the brain, commonly known as serous apoplexy.
It is also called the serous (spongy) membrane, because it is pierced like a sieve or sponge.
I invite all to come up with a new creative name serous or otherwise