resembling serum; of a watery nature.
containing or secreting serum.
of, relating to, or characterized by serum.
of, resembling, producing, or containing serum
serous se·rous (sēr’əs)
Containing, secreting, or resembling serum.
- Serous cell
serous cell n. A cell, especially of the salivary gland, that secretes a watery albuminlike fluid.
- Serous cyst
serous cyst n. A cyst, such as a hygroma, containing clear serous fluid.
noun 1. any of various clear, watery fluids in the body. serous fluid noun 1. a thin watery fluid found in many body cavities, esp those lined with serous membrane serous fluid n. Any of various body fluids resembling serum, especially lymph.
- Serous gland
serous gland n. A gland secreting a watery substance that may or may not contain an enzyme.