mucoactive etymology

English word mucoactive comes from English active, English muco- (Mucus.)

Detailed word origin of mucoactive

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
active English (eng) A person or thing that is acting or capable of acting. (gay sexual slang) (of a homosexual man) enjoying a role in anal sex in which he penetrates, rather than being penetrated by his partner.. (heading, grammar) About verbs.. (specifically, of a volcano) Being an active volcano. Compare extinct and dormant. Applied to a form of the verb; — opposed to passive. See active voice.. Applied to [...]
muco- English (eng) Mucus.
mucoactive English (eng) (medicine) Acting against mucus.

Words with the same origin as mucoactive

Descendants of active
activate activist interaction
Descendants of muco-
mucoadhesion mucoadhesive mucocele mucociliary mucocutaneous mucofibrous mucogenesis mucogenic mucogingival mucoid mucolipidosis mucolytic muconodular mucopeptide mucoperiosteum mucopolysaccharide mucoprotein mucopurulent mucopus mucoregulator mucosanguineous mucosubstance mucotomy