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[myoo-sik] /ˈmyu sɪk/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. of or derived from mucic acid.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C 6 H 1 0 O 8 , obtained by the oxidation of certain gums, milk sugar, or galactose, and used chiefly in organic synthesis. /ˈmjuːsɪk/ noun 1. a colourless crystalline solid carboxylic acid found in milk sugar and used in the manufacture of pyrrole. Formula: C4H4(OH)4(COOH)2
[myoo-sid] /ˈmyu sɪd/ adjective, Archaic. 1. moldy; musty. /ˈmjuːsɪd/ adjective 1. (rare) mouldy, musty, or slimy
[myoo-sif-er-uh s] /myuˈsɪf ər əs/ adjective 1. secreting or containing mucus. muciferous mu·cif·er·ous (myōō-sĭf’ər-əs) adj. Muciparous.