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Today's word: viscidˈvɪs ɪd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word viscid

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscid, viscous(adj)

    having the sticky properties of an adhesive

Wiktionary

  1. viscid(Adjective)

    Viscous; having a high viscosity.

  2. viscid(Adjective)

    Sticky, slimy, or glutinous.

  3. viscid(Adjective)

    Covered with a viscid layer.

  4. Origin: From viscidus, from viscum ‘birdlime’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viscid(adj)

    sticking or adhering, and having a ropy or glutinous consistency; viscous; glutinous; sticky; tenacious; clammy; as, turpentine, tar, gums, etc., are more or less viscid

  2. Origin: [L. viscidus, fr. viscum the mistletoe, birdlime made from the berries of the mistletoe; akin to Gr. : cf. F. viscide.]

Entomology

  1. Viscid

    sticky: covered with a shiny, resinous or greasy matter.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viscid in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viscid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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